Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-5165

Description

Figure eight-shaped base, straight walls, rolled lip, inverted U-shaped strap handle, black ground, gilt string around top and bottom, gilt floriate band below top stringing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
gilding
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Tin
Painted
Gilded
BASKET

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

10.25 x 6.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.549