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1934.2990 (RS223153)

Description

Square-based basket that tapers toward rim. Base is hexagonally woven reed. Sides are woven in diamond pattern with reeds, possibly palm, inserted into the diamond pattern to form a vertical chevron pattern. Basket appears to have been treated with oil or varnish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House.
Material
bamboo (material)
palm fiber
reed (grass, material)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Basket
baskets (containers)
Possibly bamboo (material)
Possibly palm fiber
reed (grass, material)
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
7 x 10 x 10 (HxWxD), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2990
Credit Line
Fowler House Estate
GUSN
37503

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