Gathering Basket

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-2577

Description

Deep round splint woven basket with wooden handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

gathering baskets
wood (plant material)
weaving
Wood
Splint
Woven
Basket, Gathering

Inscription

1) Burned on handle: ""G. W. ADAMS"". 2) On bottom (barely legible): ""Eva A....."" (other marks indistinguishable).

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 10 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.768