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Bottle w/wicker cover & lid

Bottle w/wicker cover & lid
Title
Bottle w/wicker cover & lid
Date 
1870-1890
Medium 
Glass, wicker
Dimensions 
Overall: 14 x 2 3/4 in. ( 35.6 x 7 cm )
Description 
Colorless glass bottle encased in woven wicker; tapered cylindrical bottle with long tapered neck; applied ring below lip; brown, yellow, red, and green wicker casing woven in various patterns in horizontal bands; wicker top is removeable.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. John V. Irwin
Object Number 
1948.479
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this bottle was purchased at Sitka, Alaska around 1888. The wicker was woven by Northwest Coast Indians.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group