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Apple basket

Description

Round apple basket. Constructed of thin wooden staves, w/ spaces between, fastened by a hoop at the rim and a hoop just below midsection.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1960
Inscriptions
Painted on sides-staves: ""PRODUCED & PACKED BY/ WIID[?] HILL ORCHARD/ BRADFORD, VT./ GOLDEN DELICIOUS/ NO. 1""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
gathering baskets
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Wiid[?] Hill Orchard
Dimensions
6.5 (H), 8.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3521
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20366

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