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Description

Round covered basket w/ primary weft and ribbon weave. Ribbon weave, spiky, on top center of lid and top and bottom of sides. Center bottom is raised. 2 bands of ribbon weave on top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
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
4.5 (H), 6.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2168AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18042

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