Conical shaped basket with plain-twining and open-spacing warp fibers regularly grafted into a continuous twist to create swelled shape. Close twist band at top with black, "red" and white diamond pattern. Braided band along top. Leather thong attached to side.
Stamped metal tag: 74911 Mid-side: A-268
With Hurst Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts, by 1992. Purchased in 1992.
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund