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Reed Gathering Basket

1933.6146 (RS221571)

Description

Wicker weave gathering basket. Basket is oval with tall sides and single, loop carrying handle. A paper tag is tied to the handle with red printing that reads "Cape Cod Summer Fete." "Mrs David Crocker" is handwritten below the printing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Cape Cod Summer Fete" and "Mrs David Crocker" (Printed and Handwritten. )
Associated Building
Crocker Tavern (Barnstable, Mass.).
Material
reed (grass, material)
wicker
Object type
Agricultural T&E; Harvesting Equipment
Descriptive terms
Basket, Gathering
Container, Crop
gathering baskets
reed (grass, material)
wicker
Accession Number
1933.6146
Credit Line
Bequest of Julia G. Crocker
GUSN
310414

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