Shaker Museum

Mold, Basket Weaving

Object ID
1961.12855.1
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Makers
Shaker
Description

Basket mold. Turned and carved basket mold. Single piece of white pine, round base (corresponds to basket rim) and square top (basket bottom). Underside of base has 2" diameter hole drilled into center, lined with leather; top plugged. Second hole drilled closer to outside and enlarged to an oval-like shape 3 1/4" x 5 3/8" at surface, 8 3/16" d.

Dimensions

9 15/16 in. (25.1 cm)

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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Shaker Museum Mold, Basket Weaving. https://shakermuseum.us/object/?id=7292. Accessed on May 7, 2021

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