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Gathering Basket

1985.210 (RS221575)

Description

Small, woven wood splint gathering basket with circular form and single square carved strap handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
weaving
wood (plant material)
Object type
Agricultural T&E; Harvesting Equipment
Descriptive terms
Basket, Gathering
baskets (containers)
carving (processes)
Container, Crop
gathering baskets
weaving
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 (H), 8 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.210
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
67238

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