Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1840

GUSN

GUSN-60958

Description

Toleware fruit basket, sleigh shaped with footed base. Two rectangular feet. Red, gold, and black foliage motif on sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
tinware
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Tin
Painted
Basket

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 13 1/4 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1721