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==Viking Baskets==
 
==Viking Baskets==
Boards interpretted as [[Viking]] baskets have been recovered that have a wooden base and a wooden lid, which was carved with a basic horse shape.
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Boards interpreted as [[Viking]] baskets have been recovered that have a wooden base and a wooden lid, which was carved with a basic horse shape.
  
 
==15th Century Baskets==  
 
==15th Century Baskets==  
Heironymous [[Bosch]] depcits woven baskets in some of his paintings. These have handles on the side, wooden lids and a strap that loops across the shoulders.
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Hieronymus [[Bosch]] depicts woven baskets in some of his paintings. These have handles on the side, wooden lids and a strap that loops across the shoulders.
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== External Links ==
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* [http://moas.atlantia.sca.org/wsnlinks/index.php?action=displaycat&catid=224 Atlantian A&S Links: Basketry]
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* [http://www.larsdatter.com/baskets.htm Baskets in the Middle Ages and Renaissance]
  
 
[[category:artefact (medieval)]]
 
[[category:artefact (medieval)]]

Revision as of 06:05, 10 September 2007

A basket is a container that is generally made of woven vegetable matter. Typically during the medieval period, this material would be a wood like willow.

Viking Baskets

Boards interpreted as Viking baskets have been recovered that have a wooden base and a wooden lid, which was carved with a basic horse shape.

15th Century Baskets

Hieronymus Bosch depicts woven baskets in some of his paintings. These have handles on the side, wooden lids and a strap that loops across the shoulders.

External Links