Small Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
- Date / Time :
- November 08, 2009 11:00AM
Small Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, Nantucket, Massachusetts, c. 1950s, woven cane and splint oval form basket with a carved ivory seagull centered on the oval ivory plaque on the lid, ivory latch pin and handle pegs, swing handle, the base signed by the maker with an outline of the island, (latch loop broken, loss on one cane weaver), ht. with handle upright 8 1/2, dia. 8 1/2 in.
about a 3/4 in. loss on the one cane weaver.