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Storage Basket

1929.1678AB (RS223149)

Description

Round wood splint basket with tall, straight sides. Cover, except for rim fragment, is missing. Checker weave of wide splints alternating with bands of three narrow splints. Center weaver swabbed yellow. Cover standards swabbed blue or black. Basket rim reinforced by carved wood hoop attached to basket body and an exterior splint by a single binder splint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
[handwritten name on base - illegible] (handwritten)
Material
carving (processes)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Storage Equipment
Descriptive terms
Basket, Food Storage
baskets (containers)
carving (processes)
reed (grass, material)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8 (H), 10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1678AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Chester H. Arnold
GUSN
33004

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