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Two Baskets, Three Covered Boxes and a Sieve

Auction:
2468
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$207$175

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

Description:

Two Baskets, Three Covered Boxes and a Sieve, America, 19th century, a square woven splint basket with upright handle, a round woven splint and sweetgrass covered basket, probably Indian-made; two round, painted, lapped-seam pantry boxes, one blue with the name "T. KING" and initials "J.M.W." impressed on the lid, and one green; an oblong green-painted lapped seam box, a small round sieve with woven horsehair strainer, ht. 2 1/4-11 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Basket, Seam types, Sieve

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