Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-18016

Description

Round covered basket w/ lid and solid handle. Painted red, blue and green. Various weaves including geometric shapes in center, top. Weft weave on sides. Red painted large pieces on sides, edges and handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
painting (coating)
straw (plant material)
weaving
Straw
Woven
Painted
BASKET

Inscription

Adhesive on bottom: ""Made in China/ 27""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

5.75 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2149AB