Description: Chitimacha Tribe members Melissa Darden, John Darden and Scarlett Darden made these baskets in respective order: "Double Weave Lidded Cigar Case with Mouse Track Design," "Basket Bowl with Fish Scales Design," and "Elbow Basket with Rabbit's Teeth Design." All are contemporary, and made of split cane with commercial dye.
Courtesy of New Orleans Museum of Art
Collection: White Cloud Collection
Disclaimer: The Louisiana Endowment has included this copyrighted work in KnowLA- The Online Encyclopedia of Louisiana History and Culture for the purposes of criticism, comment, teaching, scholarship, educational research, all other nonprofit educational usages under Section 107 of the U.S. Copyright Act.