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Picnic basket

Description

Picnic basket. Rectangular, constructed of wooden strips interwoven in a checkered pattern. Strips secured at top by nails through the rim. Small tin latches at front indicate a now missing basket lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BASKET, PICNIC
picnic baskets
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5.875 x 11 x 8.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3525
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20370

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