Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-174147

Description

Circular basket with flared rim [a] and hat shaped cover [b]. Purple and blue diamond pattern on natural straw colored ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
straw (plant material)
Basket

Inscription

From East Africa (Handwritten on green paper tag-appears to be written by James Duncan Phillips or Nannie B. Phillips)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/4 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2260AB