Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-18676

Description

Large woven basket w/ lid containing miscellaneous pieces of used fabric. Loop handles on sides near base angled slightly and attached to basket on one side of loop only. Basket painted white--fading. Cross-section inside lid. Fabric--7 white cotton pieces, 4 floral-tan cotton pieces, 1 white cotton towel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
straw (plant material)
weaving
Straw
Woven
BASKET

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Possibly Armory, Mary (Maker)

Dimensions

36.5 (H), 22 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1328