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Ceramic Basket

Description

Molded basket has two U-shaped blue "rope" handles joining at top; rectangular form with applied multi-colored flowers and leaves; ends of basket have blue rope bows; edge and base scalloped with gilt highlights.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1867-1933
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
creamware
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Bow
creamware
Creamware
Floral
floral patterns
Molded
molding (forming)
pottery (object genre)
rope
Rope
Dimensions
8.5 x 8.5 x 3.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1395
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6630

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