- Houma artist
- Basket, 19th century
- Grass, palmetto
- Bayou Lafourche, Louisiana, Southeastern United States
- H: 3 5/8 in, dia.: 5 in (H: 9.2 cm, dia.: 12.7 cm)
- Museum Purchase, 1938
This is a half-hitch coil basket made with coiled bundles of grass wrapped in what appears to be palmetto fiber. The outside surface is knobby with a whitish color.
- Power and Beauty: A New Native American Art Gallery at the Peabody Essex Museum, Peabody Essex Museum; 2003 through 2005