Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1933

GUSN

GUSN-4554

Description

Round body of coil construction with flaring sides; grass? covered with bark; natural and stained bark creating continuous geometric pattern around the body; laced edging of bark around top edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
bark (plant material)
staining
grass (plant material)
coiling (pottery technique)
grass (plant material)
Grass
Bark
Coiled
Stained
BASKET

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Native American (Maker)

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

6 (H), 12.563 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.761