Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-37503

Description

Square-based basket that tapers toward rim. Base is hexagonally woven reed. Sides are woven in diamond pattern with reeds, possibly palm, inserted into the diamond pattern to form a vertical chevron pattern. Basket appears to have been treated with oil or varnish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
palm fiber
reed (grass, material)
bamboo (material)
Basket
Vegetable Ivory
Basket

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

7 x 10 x 10 (HxWxD), 7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Fowler House Estate

Accession Number

1934.2990