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Yarn Ball Basket

1920.11 (RS221011)

Description

Wicker contianer made to hold a small ball of yarn or string. The container has a spherical shape, made up of two half spheres held together by blue ribbon. Open weave around center, tightly woven on bottom and top. Top has hole to extract yarn or string.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1910
Material
reed (grass, material)
wicker
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Basket
baskets (containers)
reed (grass, material)
sewing baskets
wicker
Dimensions
4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.11
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Wyman
GUSN
67273

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