Taconic Baskets, Nest of 5, Swing Handles. Round Rims & Bottoms, Domed

Columbia County, New York

Taconic Baskets, Nest of 5, Swing Handles. Round Rims & Bottoms, Domed

Each beautifully woven, double wrapped rim, pushed-up base; carved notched ears, carved swing handle.

Item Date: Late 19th century

Estimated Year: 1870

Measurement: Largest: height at rim: 10", diameter: 17", height top of handle: 19"Smallest: height at rim: 5", diameter: 10", height top of handle: 12"

Material: Ash and Oak

Item Condition: Excellent

Literature: For a related Taconic example see David A. Schorsch, American Baskets, A Folk Art Tradition, fig. 31.

Price: $3,500

SKU 1406-1

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