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Gathering Basket

Description

Deep round splint woven basket with wooden handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
1) Burned on handle: ""G. W. ADAMS"". 2) On bottom (barely legible): ""Eva A....."" (other marks indistinguishable).
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Agricultural T&E
Descriptive terms
Basket, Gathering
gathering baskets
Splint
weaving
Wood
wood (plant material)
Woven
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.768
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2577

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