Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Maine Embroidery Needle Holder

In Native American > Native American Baskets > Show & Tell.
Tlynnie1942's items41 of 149Amish Leather Belt and Brass BellsMaine Sea Urchin Basket 1910-1930
5
Love it
0
Like it

antiquealyssaantiquealyssa loves this.
NewfldNewfld loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
auraaura loves this.
WindwalkerWindwalker loves this.
See 3 more
Add to collection
    NULL

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.


Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate



Posted 2 years ago

Tlynnie1942
(149 items)

This is a embroidery basket holder. It is made using tiny splints from the Black Ash Tree and Sweet Grass is woven in on places on the body of the basket, and the bottom. It measures 6 inches in length and up to one inch at the rounded top of the holder. There is a hollow ring finial, supposedly to hang the holder up somewhere, but it was not done with this one. Otherwise, the finial would have broken off long ago.

I am dating this holder at around 1930, and I put better pics up on this. The weird shadow from the previous pics I put up was bothering me LOL.

Enjoy the new pics :)

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.