Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-37396

Description

Bowl-shaped wood splint basket with square base, expanding sides and round rim. Checker weave base of wide standards. Some of the standards are split to form narrower side standards, resulting in standards of differing widths. The sides are a checker weave. The rim is re-inforced with interior and exterior splint hoops fixed to the basket with a single wrapped binder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
wood (plant material)
weaving
Basket
Basket

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

1934.2889

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 6 3/4 (HxWxD), 11 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Fowler House Estate

Accession Number

1934.2989