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Small Nantucket Basket Purse

Auction:
2255
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Small Nantucket Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, mid-20th century, oval basket with hinged lid mounted with an ebony plaque topped with carved ivory seagull, carved swing handle, maker's signature on base, ht. 5, with handle upright 7 1/2; dia. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Jose Formoso Reyes, Ebony, Formoso, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Massachusetts

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