This oval basket is decorated with zig-zag designs in white, red, brown, yellow, and blue porcupine quills colored with aniline dyes. On the cover red, brown, and gray designs surround an eight-pointed star in blue and black with a red center.
On bottom: Micmac / Nova Scotia
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William White Howells (Mrs. Howells d. 3/23/2000) in 1973.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William White Howells