Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1899

GUSN

GUSN-6334

Description

Octagonal rim with simple, plain weave ovoid body surmounting an oval foot ring; wool needlpoint decoration on front of body of butterfly and flowers motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
wool (textile)
willow (wood)
needlepoint (needleworking)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
willow (wood)
Willow
Wool
Needlework
Butterfly
Flower
BASKET

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

3.25 x 10.75 x 5.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1240