Boat-Shaped Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24982

Description

Small, wooden boat-shaped dish with dark brown lacquer bottom, red lacquer interior and exterior covered with woven straw. Canted sides with crescent-shaped cut out handles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
dishes (vessels)
trays
lacquer (coating)
reed (grass, material)
wood (plant material)
weaving
Dish, Serving
Dish, Candy
Dish, Candy

Associated Building

Used At 28 Chestnut Street,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Asia

Dimensions

2 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 4 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amey L. Willson

Accession Number

1937.231

Places

Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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