Contributed by Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine
This block produced a variety of tatting basket forms, such as acorn-shaped and strawberry-shaped tatting baskets.
Tatting baskets feature a loop handle to hang from the arm and a hole in the top of the basket for the tatting ball's thread to come out.
About This Item
- Title: Penobscot tatting basket block, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- State: ME
- Media: Wood
- Local Code: HM 5719
- Object Type: Physical Object
For more information about this item, contact:Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine
5746 Maine Center for the Arts, Orono, ME 04469