Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-67268

Description

Shallow, square hickery splint basket. Carved wood rim. Undecorated, checker weave.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
hickory (wood)
weaving
Basket
Basket

Inscription

"From the Stephen Robbins' House / A. A. Avey[?] / Lexington Mass." (handwritten)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

2 1/4 x 7 x 7 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1927.2182

Places

Probably Lexington (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)