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Woven Willow Hamper Basket

Auction:
2468
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$130$110

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

Description:

Woven Willow Hamper Basket, 19th century, the hamper basket with upright handle was German made and sold by the Shakers, ht. 12 in.

Literature: Shaker Baskets and Poplarware by Kennedy, Beale, and Johnson, Berkshire House, publisher, pp. 148-49.

Estimate $100-150

Basket lacking latches on hamper flaps, the lantern has electric fixture in font, and is lacking handle.

Keywords

Willow Hamper Basket, Berkshire House, Basket, Shakers, Willow

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