A cartoon of a man holding a basket with a fish in it, with a woman looking at the fish.

A Man Holding a Basket of Fish

A cartoon of a man holding a basket with a fish in it, with a woman looking at the fish.

This diagram is an example of how to place a band on a basket that has been woven.

Banding a basket

This diagram is an example of how to place a band on a basket that has been woven.

This basket is used for serving cake or fruit.

Basket

This basket is used for serving cake or fruit.

This basket is made out of silver filigree. It is used to store items or for decorative purposes.

Basket

This basket is made out of silver filigree. It is used to store items or for decorative purposes.

A woven basket.

Basket

A woven basket.

This diagram is an example of how to bind off a basket that has been woven.

Binding off a basket

This diagram is an example of how to bind off a basket that has been woven.

A container made of interwoven material, such as rushes or twigs.

Handle Basket

A container made of interwoven material, such as rushes or twigs.

"The imitation log baskets are made of the same material as the common flower pots, and painted in imitation of a log; therefore it is necessary to be careful not to water them too much."—Heinrich, 1887

Log Basket

"The imitation log baskets are made of the same material as the common flower pots, and painted in imitation…

"A may-basket which can be made in a moment is simply a bright-colored paper six inches long and three inches wide, with on if its long sides brought together at the two corners from the middle and fastened securely." -Beard, 1906

May Day basket

"A may-basket which can be made in a moment is simply a bright-colored paper six inches long and three…

"Water-proof paper flower-pot May-basket." -Beard, 1906

Mayflower basket

"Water-proof paper flower-pot May-basket." -Beard, 1906

A rustic basket that is generally hanged from the ceiling and used to hold plants.

Rustic Basket

A rustic basket that is generally hanged from the ceiling and used to hold plants.

"The Swiss Moss Baskets, filled with Flowers and Grasses, are very neat for setting on the table or mantel-piece."—Heinrich, 1887

Swiss Moss Basket

"The Swiss Moss Baskets, filled with Flowers and Grasses, are very neat for setting on the table or…

Native American basketry patterns sketched in the American Museum of Natural History in New York.

Basketry Patterns

Native American basketry patterns sketched in the American Museum of Natural History in New York.

Ten baskets.

Ten Baskets

Ten baskets.

A basket filled with several large beets.

Beets

A basket filled with several large beets.

The bushel, a unit of dry measure.

Bushel

The bushel, a unit of dry measure.

"A slave, belonging to the class <em>quasillariae</em>, is presenting her misteress with the <em>calathus</em>, in which the wool is kept for embroidery." &mdash; Anthon, 1891

Calathus

"A slave, belonging to the class quasillariae, is presenting her misteress with the calathus,…

Architectural figures bearing baskets on their heads.

Canephoros

Architectural figures bearing baskets on their heads.

"Basket capital. Fro mthe Cathedral of Gurk." —D'Anvers, 1895

Basket Capital

"Basket capital. Fro mthe Cathedral of Gurk." —D'Anvers, 1895

This case type drawer is used to hold tickets. On the top featuring a slight opening where either cards or tickets can be stored, commonly used in theaters for inventory record keeping.

Ticket or Card Case

This case type drawer is used to hold tickets. On the top featuring a slight opening where either cards…

This image depicts a woman catching live sardines in San Sebastian, Spain.

Woman Catching Live Sardines

This image depicts a woman catching live sardines in San Sebastian, Spain.

Kittens playing in basket.

Kittens Playing

Kittens playing in basket.

A child putting something in a large basket.

Child With a Basket

A child putting something in a large basket.

A case or chest.

Cist

A case or chest.

The tea sieves are placed in a cylindrical basket that is slightly contracted in the middle.

Cylindrical basket

The tea sieves are placed in a cylindrical basket that is slightly contracted in the middle.

An illustration of a fruit basket including grapes, pears, apples, and bananas.

Fruit Basket

An illustration of a fruit basket including grapes, pears, apples, and bananas.

Three women, man, and child in market with baskets of fruit.

Fruitmarket

Three women, man, and child in market with baskets of fruit.

Girl with a basket.

Girl

Girl with a basket.

An oval basket used to hold decorative plants and flowers

Oval Jardiniere

An oval basket used to hold decorative plants and flowers

A square basket used to hold decorative plants and flowers.

Square Jardiniere

A square basket used to hold decorative plants and flowers.

A wicker-work basket used to hold decorative plants and flowers.

Wicker-Work Jardiniere

A wicker-work basket used to hold decorative plants and flowers.

Nancy Cook and grandmother.

Nancy Cook

Nancy Cook and grandmother.

"The Wall-pocket Basket filled with grasses, ferns, and flowers, makes a very neat ornament to hang on the wall between or underneath picture-frames, or to stand on the mantel-piece."&mdash;Heinrich, 1887

Wall Pocket

"The Wall-pocket Basket filled with grasses, ferns, and flowers, makes a very neat ornament to hang…

Poor man with basket

Poor man

Poor man with basket

An illustration of a steamboat torch-basket.

Steamboat Torch-basket

An illustration of a steamboat torch-basket.

This diagram is an example of how to trim a basket after the basket has been bounded and banded. This is an ornamental stage.

Trimming a basket

This diagram is an example of how to trim a basket after the basket has been bounded and banded. This…

An Equadorian water-carrier.

Water carrier

An Equadorian water-carrier.

"In Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, and elsewhere the manufacture of wine from grapes is an important industry of the people." &mdash;The Popular Cyclopedia, 1888

Wine growing

"In Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, and elsewhere the manufacture of wine from grapes is an important…

A young girl holding a basket of fruit and wearing a hat.

Young Girl

A young girl holding a basket of fruit and wearing a hat.