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Three Woven Cane and Splint Nantucket Baskets

Auction:
2482
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Three Woven Cane and Splint Nantucket Baskets, America, early 20th century, two round and one oval basket with carved swing handles, (losses), ht. to top of rims 7 1/8, 5 1/4, 4 3/8, dia. 12 5/8, 11 1/4, 9 3/8 in., respectively.
Estimate $800-1,200

the largest with five losses to the weavers in an area on the side; smaller round basket with 4 in. area of rim lashing losses, the oval basket with three small areas of losses on the cane weavers and 3 in. of losses on the lashing.

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