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Two Woven Splint Baskets

Auction:
2509
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$326$275

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

Description:

Two Woven Splint Baskets, America, late 19th century, one round over square with two carved handles, with vestiges of white paint, the other a D-shaped basket with two loops on the flat side and a handle on the other, (losses), ht. 8 3/4, 13 5/8, dia. 21, 18 in.
Estimate $300-500

round over square- five uprights reinforced with splint with associated section of later splint weaver near rim, loss of about 3 in. area of lashing; other basket good.

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Basket, Lashing

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