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Description

Octagonal rim with simple, plain weave ovoid body surmounting an oval foot ring; wool needlpoint decoration on front of body of butterfly and flowers motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
needlepoint (needleworking)
willow (wood)
wool (textile)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
butterflies
Butterfly
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
needlepoint (needleworking)
Needlework
Possibly willow (wood)
Willow
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
3.25 x 10.75 x 5.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1240
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6334

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