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Woven Splint Basket with Blue-painted Band

Auction:
2482
Lot:
505
Sold for:
$474$400

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

Description:

Woven Splint Basket with Blue-painted Band, possibly Shaker made, late 19th/early 20th century, rectangular basket with carved upright handle and two carved runners on the bottom fastened with copper rivets, ht. 10, wd. 10 1/2, lg. 16 in.

For Shaker examples with blue-painted bands see Martha Wetherbee's Handbook of New Shaker Baskets, Martha Wetherbee publisher, Sanbornton, New Hampshire, 1982, pp. 24, 26, 38.



Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Martha Wetherbee, Blue, Sanbornton, New Hampshire, Basket, Metalworking, Rivet, Shakers

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