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1927.2182 (RS221496)

Description

Shallow, square hickery splint basket. Carved wood rim. Undecorated, checker weave.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
"From the Stephen Robbins' House / A. A. Avey[?] / Lexington Mass." (handwritten)
Material
hickory (wood)
weaving
Object type
Containers
Places
Probably Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Basket
baskets (containers)
hickory (wood)
weaving
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 7 x 7 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2182
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
67268

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