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Description

Rectangular-shaped with bowed front and back; conforming low domed lid; hinged lid (broken) with latch on front side; braided straw band woven through top of lid in an elongated ovoid; clasp on front of basket; braided straw band woven through lower edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
rattan
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Rattan
rattan
Dimensions
4.75 x 4.375 x 8.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1239
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6333

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