Gathering Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-51352

Description

Wood splint basket with round wood bottom reinforced with crossed staves screwed into base. Wicker weave pattern. Bail handle with carved sockets for attachment to body of basket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 1/2 (H), 12 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.81