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Sifting basket

Description

Rectangular basket w/ flared crosshatched sides and 2 short, oval inset handles. Bottom loosely woven, probably for sifting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Material
hickory (wood)
splints (lighting devices)
Object type
Agricultural T&E
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Hickory
hickory (wood)
Splint
splints (lighting devices)
Dimensions
9.5 x 19.875 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2173
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
25225

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