Bread Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-61138

Description

Circular toleware basket with pierced sides, molded rim, and repousse bottom. Red and gold decoration with central floral motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bread baskets (containers for food service)
tinware
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Tin
Painted
Basket, Bread

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.75 (H), 9.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1728