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Berry basket

1927.2175 (RS221016)

Description

Six penny strawberry basket. Square base with circular rim, checker work weave and broken splint handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
hickory (wood)
splints (lighting devices)
Object type
Agricultural T&E; Harvesting Equipment
Places
Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Basket, Gathering
berry baskets
Container, Crop
hickory (wood)
splints (lighting devices)
Dimensions
4 3/4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2175
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
67261

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