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1985.609AB (RS118743)

Description

Raised reeded base and birch back bottom flaring to open rectangular basket. Alternating black and natural reeds. Sides patterned in sections of tightly woven vs. open areas. Two C-shaped handles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
splints (lighting devices)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Birch
birch (wood)
Splint
splints (lighting devices)
Dimensions
8.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.609AB
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25320

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