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1998.2167 (RS24321)

Description

Lidded rectangular basket w/ 2 handles on lid. Hinged at back w/ 2 pieces of wire. Front loop w/ string attached w/ wooden piece at bottom of string. Wood inserts to another front loop for closure. Solid edges banded w/ weave. Primarily weft weave. Larger weave inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
straw (plant material)
weaving
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Straw
straw (plant material)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
7 x 14 x 10.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2167
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18041

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