08-11-2013 08-11-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2669M Marlborough
August 11, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Woven Splint Basket

$123$100
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Woven Splint Basket, possibly made by an Eastern Woodland Indian tribe, late 19th / early 20th century, round-over-square basket with carved upright hardwood handle, the basket sides ornamented with three blue-painted bands, and a medial fancy curlicue band, (minor loss on base corner), ht. 9 1/2, dia. 8 in.
Estimate $200-250


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