Basket

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1775-1825

GUSN

GUSN-67275

Description

Rectangular ash splint basket with cover. Checker weave pattern with standards and weavers of differing widths. Some narrow standards swabbed black. Weavers are swabbed black, pink and yellow and stamped with flower heads and dots in yellow, pink and green. New England Native American made.

Details

Descriptive Terms

baskets (containers)
ash (wood)
weaving
stamp-decorated
Basket
Splint
Basket

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New England

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

6 x 11 x 7 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard Wheatland

Accession Number

1932.617AB

Places

New England (United States) [general region]