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1985.612 (RS118745)

Description

Circular form wrapped and coiled open bowl. Sides curve gradually outward toward top. Top coil woven for extra strength. Bottom patterned w/ red, green and tan wrapped stripes projecting from center. Sides have green, black and red wrapped triangles w/ tan trim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1830
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
straw (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Straw
straw (plant material)
Dimensions
5.5 x 13.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.612
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25322

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