Basket, Gathering

Black ash splint basket inscribed "O.K.," Church Family, Mount Lebanon, NY

Object ID
1950.42.1
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Family
Church Family
Description

Square base and circular, split rim with single lashing. The rim is half-round on the interior and exterior. The cathead style base is a plain weave about 1" wide. Uprights range from 1/4" to 1" wide, with weavers measuring 3/16" to 1/4" wide. Overhead, bonnet-shaped handle, single-notched, and attached on the interior. Measuring 3/4" wide, the handle rises 5" above the basket.

Dimensions

1

Inscriptions

O.K.

Inscription method: painted

Inscription location: Both handle ends, side

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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