Antique Hand Woven Wood Splint Market Basket w/ Bentwood Handle
Description: Splint baskets similar to this one were once common for gathering vegetables, fruits, flowers and even groceries from the local market. This American handcrafted split wood basket in a somewhat oval form, appears to be crafted with a few different woods. In a nice larger size, smooth bentwood handle from years of use and natural patina, this basket would make an outstanding display piece.
Additional uses: Dried flower basket, bathroom towel storage or table centerpiece.
Circa: Most likely Early 20th Century
Height: 13” (top of handle), 8” (to top of basket only)
Width: 16 ½” (widest area), 15 ¼” (handle to handle)
Product Weight: 2 pounds 6 ounces
Color: Dark and Medium Brown Wood Tones
Primary Material: Wood, Other
Markings: No visible markings or signatures
Origin: Northeast U.S. Region
Condition: Previously owned - used. Very good condition and strong. Aged patina. Two broken thin wraps around handles, although does not compromise the quality of handle or basket.
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