Small Gathering Basket

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-309444

Description

Small wood splint basket made with checker weave, square base, straight sides, carved hoop rim and carved handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

gathering baskets
berry baskets
ash (wood)
weaving
Container, Crop
Basket, Gathering
Basket, Gathering

Inscription

"A. L. Fowler" (handwritten)
"Fowler / Keep" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original To Fowler House Main House,

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Fowler House Estate

Accession Number

1934.2994

Places

Probably New England (United States) [general region]