Gathering Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-50539

Description

Wood splint gathering basket. Checker pattern weave with carved wood handle. Rim is reinforced with interior and exterior carved wood hoops bound to basket body with single binder splint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
wood (plant material)
weaving
carving (processes)
Container, Crop
Basket, Gathering
Basket, Gathering

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Agricultural T&E; Harvesting Equipment

Dimensions

10 x 15 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Eliza H. Faunce

Accession Number

1985.729