Storage basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-287666

Description

"Fancy" basket [a] with cover [b] made of ash splints. Basket is cylindrical in shape with rows of twisted splint decoration along the top and bottom edges and on the cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
ash (wood)
Basket

Additional Identification Number

826.13

Maker

Possibly Penobscot people (Maker)

Location of Origin

Northern New England

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

5 (H), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Julianne Mehegan

Accession Number

2013.88.13AB