Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1933

GUSN

GUSN-6330

Description

Rectangular basket; top with two center peaked sides and two opposite sides, hinged at top, forming movable covers which fold down, meeting in center at peak to form roof-shaped lid; squared C-shaped wooden handle with thin metal central band; handle held to side by a metal tack with molded metal plate mount.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
straw (plant material)
wicker
Wicker
Straw
BASKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

14.5 x 13.375 x 10.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1236