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Small Round Nantucket Sewing Basket

Auction:
2509
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Small Round Nantucket Sewing Basket, made by William Dayton Appleton (1857-1918), Nantucket, late 19th/early 20th century, the basket with carved heart-form handles, bears a partial maker's label on the turned base, ht. to top of handles 3 1/2, dia. 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

A few minor losses to cane weavers, barely detectable.

Keywords

William Dayton Appleton, Dayton, Ohio, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Massachusetts, Paddle steamers, United States lightship Nantucket

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