This sending basket was given to donor's mother in Norway in 1914 - Rosemaling
  • Date 1914
  • Place of Origin Norway
  • Creator Unknown

This sending basket was given to donor’s mother in Norway in 1914.

Inscription:
Før stod jeg udi skoven
hvor fuglen sang udi min top
nu staar jeg ber daa bordet
med røsen daa min krop

Translation:
Once I stood in the forest
Where birds sang in my branches
Now I stand on the table
With flowers painted on my body

  • Materials Wood
  • Dimensions height: 7.875 inches; width: 12.125 inches; depth: 12.125 inches
  • Identifier / Source 1972.003.019 - Gift of Helga Lund Algyer
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