Apple basket

Date

1940-1960

GUSN

GUSN-20366

Description

Round apple basket. Constructed of thin wooden staves, w/ spaces between, fastened by a hoop at the rim and a hoop just below midsection.

Details

Descriptive Terms

gathering baskets
baskets (containers)
wood (plant material)
BASKET

Inscription

Painted on sides-staves: ""PRODUCED & PACKED BY/ WIID[?] HILL ORCHARD/ BRADFORD, VT./ GOLDEN DELICIOUS/ NO. 1""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Wiid[?] Hill Orchard

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

6.5 (H), 8.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3521

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