Gathering Basket

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-67238

Description

Small, woven wood splint gathering basket with circular form and single square carved strap handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
gathering baskets
wood (plant material)
weaving
carving (processes)
Container, Crop
Basket, Gathering
Basket, Gathering

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.210