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Sewing Basket

1927.2151 (RS221254)

Description

Oblong, oval-shaped basket with tight fitted, hinged cover. Swollen body with twining weave and brown stripe. Two center bands in base and cover. Banded rim, base and cover edges. Three wicker loops in front for closure. One remaining hinge loop in back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840
Circa
Material
wicker
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E; Needleworking Equipment
Descriptive terms
Basket, Needlework
Container, Needlework
sewing baskets
wicker
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2151
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
67230

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