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Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse

Auction:
2468
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, Nantucket, Massachusetts, c. 1950s, woven cane and splint oval form with a carved ebony whale centered on the lid, ebony latch pin and copper handle pegs, swing handle, the base signed by the maker with an outline of the island, ht. with handle upright 10, wd. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Nantucket, Jose Formoso Reyes, Massachusetts, Cane, Ebony, Formoso, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Massachusetts

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