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Berry basket

1927.2176 (RS221027)

Description

Six-penny strawberry basket. Square base, circular canted sides and checker work weave.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
hickory (wood)
splints (lighting devices)
Object type
Agricultural T&E; Harvesting Equipment
Places
Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
New England (United States) [general region]
Descriptive terms
Basket, Gathering
berry baskets
Container, Crop
hickory (wood)
splints (lighting devices)
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 3 1/4 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2176
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
67260

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