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Wastebasket

Description

A splint woven wastebasket with vertical overlays on the outside. It has a decoratively woven top rim and is painted black with an iris motif in greens, blues, yellow and red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
Iris
Painted
painting (coating)
Splint
Wastebasket
wastebaskets
weaving
Wood
wood (plant material)
Woven
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.690
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11468

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