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Bread Basket

1942.1728 (RS115073)

Description

Circular toleware basket with pierced sides, molded rim, and repousse bottom. Red and gold decoration with central floral motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
tinware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Basket, Bread
bread baskets (containers for food service)
Painted
painting (coating)
Tin
tin (metal)
tinware
Dimensions
1.75 (H), 9.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1728
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61138

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