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Sewing basket

Description

Round sewing basket w/ lid. Constructed of small reeds woven over wider ones. Coins, beads and tassels applied to lid. Round plastic handle at center of lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1930
Inscriptions
Adhesive paper label on bottom of basket: ""MADE IN CHINA""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
sewing baskets
weaving
wood (plant material)
Woven
Dimensions
3.25 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3088
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21488

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