Fruit Basket

Bail-handled circular basket with twisted wire-mesh midsection on flared circular pedestal foot. Gadrooning at rim and foot. Hinged handle has five graduated beads at bow and one at each side; double-bead hinge with ruffled shell attachment inside rim. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
ca 1925
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
overall: 4 in x 9 1/8 in; 10.16 cm x 23.114 cm
overall: 4 3/8 in x 10 in x 9 1/2 in; 11.1125 cm x 25.4 cm x 24.13 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: Wisconsin, Menomonie
United States: Minnesota, Lake Park
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of John H. Crea
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