Grouping of one (1) Native American Cherokee rivercane basket and one (1) painted folk art paper mache chicken. 1st item: Low form Cherokee rivercane waste basket, with alternating dyed weavers. Round body on square base. 7" H x 10 1/4" dia. Early 20th century. 2nd item: Polychrome painted folk art paper mache chicken, mounted on a thin painted wooden base. 6 3/4" H x 4 3/4" W x 2 3/4" D. American, late 19th/early 20th century. Provenance: Estate of Anne Harrison Taylor & Joseph F. Taylor, Morristown, TN. CONDITION: Basket: Light grime. Minor breakage to weavers at rim, largest 1" L. Threads from previous repairs in some areas around rim, reinforcing loose weavers. Chicken: Light grime throughout. Minute chips, largest 1/8" L on beak. Two small holes to base near wood, largest 3/8" dia.
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