Vintage hickory splint buttocks form market basket. Early to mid 20th century, excellent condition with no breaks or repairs. Measures 12 x 12 inches inside, 15 inches at base and 12.5 inches to top of handle. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE, OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. Open Daily 10am-4pm www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
A 19th Century Wedgwood creamware reticulated basket or compote with matching oval underplate, having applied carry handles; decorated in raised classic design, including rope twisting above a raised, oval pedestal base. Both pieces having incised WEDGWOOD maker's mark verso, with the letter "P". England, c. 1861. Basket dimension: 10 1/8" W x 6" D x 4 3/4" H. Plate dimensions: 11" W x 8 1/4" D. If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. We also offer a consultation service AntiquesConsultant.com, ... as well as an online price guide at TheBestAntiquesPriceGuide.com. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut please add the CT state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes, tariffs or customs that might apply.
Antique Japanese ikebana bamboo basket, Meiji period circa 1890. Baskets for the traditional flower-arranging art of ikebana were a major craft in Japan in the late Meiji, Taisho and Showa periods, roughly 1890 to 1950. They are highly prized by museums and collectors worldwide. Double weave baskets like this one were very difficult to make and are highly sought after. It measures 13 inches wide, 11 inches deep, and 12 inches high. Wonderful deep rich original patina. Very good condition with just a very minor amount of use wear. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. Open Daily 10am-4pm www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Antique Vintage Indian Book Description: Whedon & Spreng Co., Los Angeles, 1903. Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Flexible Woven Burlap type Cover, Bound with Twine, 103 pp., Illustrations, Instructions for a variety of weaves such as Lazy Squaw Weave, Mariposa Weave (Knotted), Toas Weave, Samoan Weave (Lace Effect), Klikitat Weave (Imbricated), Shilo Basket (Two Bam), Bam-Tsu-Wu Basket (Three Bam), Basket Finish, Weaving of Shells, Beads and Feathers, others, Crossed Warp Twined Weaving of the Makah Indians, Washington State, Tlinkit Basketry, Fan Palm Basket, Date Palm Basket, Continuous Coil Basket Woven from Palm Fibres, Basket from Palm Needles, Recipes for Dyeing Raphia, Polish and wood stains for Rattans. Two sheet price list has been glued in at center. Woven cover shows edgewear and wear or fraying to spine head and foot and to corners. Woven Title lettering on front cover is still readable - a reasonably bright copy - binder twine is in good condition as well. A nice copy, overall. With extra fold out broad sides or posters from 1903 one showing the bottom and side profile of a Pomo Bottle-neck basket that measures 22 x 14 inches. Marked copyrighted 1903.