Nantucket Lightship Flat Round Basket - Antique Associated At West Townsend

Nantucket Lightship Flat Round Basket

Nantucket Lightship Flat Round Basket

A rarely encountered open/round fruit basket of traditional form. Bent rattan handles held by rattan weavers; The two piece rattan rim [interior/exterior] is laced together with rattan and affixed tiny square escutcheon pins; closing the circumference gap is rattan laid flat; turned wood interior/exterior bottom.

Item Date: Early 20th Century

Measurement: Height: 3"; diameter: 9"

Material: Oak, rattan, bottom disks appear to be whitewood

Item Condition: Two minor bits of rattan loss, note noticeable, displays well

Price: $345

SKU 314-63

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