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Basket Skeleton

Openwork basket with handle, made of widely-spaced splints, tied


November 11, 1986, sold by the artist, Rachel Nash Law (b. 1955), Beverly, WV; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

American, 1985


Height x width x depth: 19 x 12 x 7 in.

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Medium or Technique

White oak and hickory bark; split basketry, banding and pegging


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Fiber arts