Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1910

GUSN

GUSN-67236

Description

Cylindrical Fayal basket with tight fitting cover. Intricate brown and tan woven geometric patterning on contianer and lid. Lid lined with paper, base made of wood.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
reed (grass, material)
Basket
Basket

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 3/4 (H), 6 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Annie B. Chapman

Accession Number

1933.1381AB

Places

New Bedford (Bristol county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Faial (Horta district, Azores, Portugal) [island]