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Object Name BASKET
Catalog Number 0985.11.00086
Description Toy basket with lid. Made of brown material, believed wicker. Decorated with four stripes of varying designs, including a lattice pattern, painted orange dots, and a green, orange, and blue floral pattern. Ovular hourglass shape with lid. Detachable lid has orange paint dots along the center. Cloth handle is attached by two rings of wicker material.
Dimensions H-2.75 W-8.5 D-1.438 Dia-8.563 inches
Owned owner/user unknown ; Annie Mack (tentative)
Provenance Toy basket used before and during the war, 1861-1865. Given in memory of Miss Annie Mack; may have been owned/used by her.
People Mack, Annie
Subjects Basket making