Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-18046

Description

Dish-shaped round basket w/ red ribbon. Bundled straw or sweetgrass coiled to center and wrapped w/ larger straw pieces and red ribbon woven throughout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
coiling (pottery technique)
hand weaving
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
Straw
Silk
Coiled
Woven
BASKET

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 (H), 6.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2172