Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-47299

Description

Small square bottomed basket with a round opening. Checker and wicker weave ash splints. Standards swabbed red. Thin weavers swabbed dark blue, thick weavers stamped with geometric designs. Single-lashed lip. Native American-made, possibly Mohegan.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
ash (wood)
weaving
stamping (marking)
Basket
Basket

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States, Northeast

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

5 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 (HxWxD), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frank A. Thurber

Accession Number

1966.52