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Covered Basket

1991.1254AB (RS25754)

Description

Covered basket, of flattened round form. Of fine, tightly woven straw with black and reddish Native American Indian design woven into the sides and small black design on the rim on the flat fitted cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
straw (plant material)
weaving
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Native American
Straw
straw (plant material)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
3.375 (H), 8.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1254AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2803

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