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1966.52 (RS221485)

Description

Small square bottomed basket with a round opening. Checker and wicker weave ash splints. Standards swabbed red. Thin weavers swabbed dark blue, thick weavers stamped with geometric designs. Single-lashed lip. Native American-made, possibly Mohegan.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Location of origin
United States, Northeast
Material
ash (wood)
stamping (marking)
weaving
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
Basket
baskets (containers)
stamping (marking)
weaving
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 (HxWxD), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.52
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Frank A. Thurber
GUSN
47299

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