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Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse

Auction:
2585B
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2585B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 04, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, 1960, the top centering a mahogany panel with applied carved ivory whale, carved hardwood swing handle, the base signed by the maker with an outline of the island, (toggle replaced), ht. to top of handle 10 1/2, wd. 9 1/2, dp. 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Jose Formoso Reyes, Formoso, Ivory, Nantucket, Massachusetts, Whale

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