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Toiletries Basket

1935.1128 (RS221257)

Description

Square-based splint basket with slightly oval rim and overall bowl shape. The interior is lined with a sheer white "Dotted Swiss" fabric over blue satin. Cream-colored cording trims the bottom interior. Six small woven containers are sewn around the interior rim, blue bows adorning four. Blue pleated ribbon adorns the rim and cream-colored cord outlines the bottom interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
cloth
piping (trimming)
ribbon (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Basket
baskets (containers)
cloth
piping (trimming)
ribbon (material)
storage baskets
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Greene, Margaret
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 16 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1128
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John M. McGann
GUSN
38128

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