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Bonnet basket

1927.2161 (RS218334)

Description

Checker weave storage basket with stamped decoration. Interior lined with paper. Round, domed cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Material
ash (wood)
hickory (wood)
stamp-decorated
weaving
Object type
Containers
Places
Probably Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
accessories
ash (wood)
Basket
baskets (containers)
hickory (wood)
Splint
stamp-decorated
storage baskets
weaving
Dimensions
16 1/4 (H), 19 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2161
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
67247

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