Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2618B
- Date / Time :
- October 28, 2012 10:00AM
Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, 1970, the top centering an oval mahogany panel centered with an applied carved ivory sperm whale, the interior with a similar plaque with applied blank oblong ivory name plaque, with ivory hasp and toggle closure, carved hardwood swing handle fastened with ivory knobs, the base signed by the maker with an outline of the island, and dated "1970," ht. to top of upright handle 10 1/2, wd. 9 1/2, dp. 7 1/2 in.