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Gathering Basket

1987.81 (RS221572)

Description

Wood splint basket with round wood bottom reinforced with crossed staves screwed into base. Wicker weave pattern. Bail handle with carved sockets for attachment to body of basket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
carving (processes)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Agricultural T&E; Harvesting Equipment
Descriptive terms
Basket, Gathering
baskets (containers)
carving (processes)
Container, Crop
Reed
reed (grass, material)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8 1/2 (H), 12 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.81
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
51352

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