BERRY BASKET W/HANDLES -PAINTED RED


Description

THE STRONG HANDLES AND RELATIVELY DEEP SIDES INDICATE THAT THIS BASKET WAS INTENDED TO BE USED IN A FIELD.THE OPEN BOTTOM WOULD ALLOW EXTRA DIRT TO FALL THROUGH. THIS BASKET IS BELIEVED TO BE FROM PENNSYLVANIA. LATE 1800’S. IT PROBABLY STARTED OUT WITH A 10” DIAMETER AND A 7 1/4” SQUARE BOTTOM. (BOKT) LIST PRICE: $300
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