Shaker Museum

Basket

Round basket lined with newspaper

ca. 1886

Object ID
2006.35.1
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Description

Circular basket of black ash splint. Single lashing split rim. Slightly narrower mouth. Uprights 1 1/4" and weavers are a mixture of weavers 1/4" w, 1 1/2" w. Interior: Sides have remnants of newspaper lining, glue adhered. Entire base split upright style.

Dimensions

8 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (22.4 x 27.4 cm)

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Shaker Museum Basket. https://shakermuseum.us/object/?id=6235. Accessed on May 7, 2021

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