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Two Round Nantucket Lightship Baskets

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Two Round Nantucket Lightship Baskets, late 19th/early 20th century, with swing handles and turned bases, (imperfections), ht. to 6 1/2, dia. to 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

The smaller basket has losses on the edge binding and areas of loss in the body.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Basket, Basket weaving, Containers, Geography of Massachusetts, Geography of the United States, Lightship Nantucket, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Nantucket Lightship Basket, Nantucket, Massachusetts, National Register of Historic Places in Nantucket County, Massachusetts, United States lightship Nantucket

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