Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-67234

Description

Circular, splint basket that tapers slightly toward rim. Checkered weave pattern with standards of uneven width and weavers that narrow between shoulder and rim. Interior and exterior of rim is reinforced by carved wood hoops attached to basket with single splint binder.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

storage baskets
gathering baskets
wood (plant material)
weaving
Basket
Basket

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Belgium

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

10 7/8 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1927.2166

Places

Probably Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly