Bottle Carrier

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24979

Description

Wicker weave rectangular basket with interior divided to accomidate six bottle. Twisted wicker carrying handle. Tagged "J.T. Coolidge Jr., 148 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass." Per the accession book, the basket is a "butler's basket" and was "used to bring liquor up from the cellar."

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
storage baskets
wicker
weaving
Basket, Wine Bottle
Basket, Wine Bottle

Inscription

See description.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

14 3/4 x 15 1/4 x 10 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of A. W. Longfellow

Accession Number

1934.725