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1998.2148 (RS24298)

Description

Gourd shaped hanging basket w/ lid, leather and straw weave, leather on outside only. Lid has leather piece in center, straw ridge on bottom for tighter closure. Rope handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
straw (plant material)
weaving
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
leather
Leather
Straw
straw (plant material)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
5.25 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2148
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18015

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