Basket

Quatrefoil base basket attributed to Sister Cornelia French, Church Family, Mount Lebanon, NY

Object ID
1950.356.1
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Family
Church Family
Description

Circular basket of black ash splint (light colored) with uprights and weavers 5/8" wide. Split rim with single lashing and double grip "ear handles." bottom has quatrefoil in the center, surrounded by circular weavers.

Dimensions

2 3/4 in. (7.1 cm)

Notes

1950.2438.1 may be the mold used to make this basket.

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon. Basket. https://shakerml.org/object/?id=7290. Accessed on August 22, 2019

PEOPLE

French, Cornelia

1840-1917

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