Gathering basket

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-67243

Description

Two quart ash splint basket with carved handle. Square bottom, reinforced by canvas, vertical sides, and round rim. Wicker weave.

Details

Descriptive Terms

gathering baskets
ash (wood)
weaving
carving (processes)
Container, Crop
Basket, Gathering
Ashlar
Splint
Basket, Gathering

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD), 6 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1927.2196