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1977.761 (RS117076)

Description

Round body of coil construction with flaring sides; grass? covered with bark; natural and stained bark creating continuous geometric pattern around the body; laced edging of bark around top edge.

Details

Maker
Native American (Maker)
Date
1900-1933
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
bark (plant material)
coiling (pottery technique)
grass (plant material)
staining
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Bark
bark (plant material)
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Coiled
coiling (pottery technique)
Grass
Possibly grass (plant material)
Stained
staining
Dimensions
6 (H), 12.563 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.761
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4554

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