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Bottle Carrier

1934.725 (RS223338)

Description

Wicker weave rectangular basket with interior divided to accomidate six bottle. Twisted wicker carrying handle. Tagged "J.T. Coolidge Jr., 148 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass." Per the accession book, the basket is a "butler's basket" and was "used to bring liquor up from the cellar."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Inscriptions
See description.
Material
weaving
wicker
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Accessories
Descriptive terms
Basket, Wine Bottle
baskets (containers)
storage baskets
weaving
wicker
Dimensions
14 3/4 x 15 1/4 x 10 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.725
Credit Line
Estate of A. W. Longfellow
GUSN
24979

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