Berry basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-287665

Description

Berry basket made of checker woven ash splints. Basket has a square bottom, curved sides, circular rim. Carved wood handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

berry baskets
gathering baskets
ash (wood)
weaving
Basket

Additional Identification Number

826.12

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Northern New England

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Julianne Mehegan

Accession Number

2013.88.12

Places

New England (United States) [general region]