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Red Painted Chopping Bowl and Two Green-painted Woven Splint Baskets

Auction:
2431
Lot:
714
Sold for:
$563$475

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Red Painted Chopping Bowl and Two Green-painted Woven Splint Baskets, probably New England, 19th century, oblong ash chopping bowl, the bottom impressed with monogram "MAS" and incised "E HES;" a deep round basket with domed center and carved upright handle; an oblong woven splint basket with carved upright handle, bowl ht. 4, wd. 8, lg. 23 3/4, round basket ht. 14, dia. 13 1/2, rectagular basket ht. 12 1/2, wd. 10, lg. 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

All three pieces appear to have original paint.

Keywords

New England, Basket

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