Splint gauge, ca. 1900

Contributed by Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine


Makers of fancy baskets kept a variety of gauges to divide strips of ash into uniform widths for weavers (horizontal splints) and standards (vertical splints).

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About This Item

  • Title: Splint gauge, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • State: ME
  • Media: Wood
  • Local Code: HM 5725
  • 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
(207) 581-1902

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