APPALACHIAN PAINTED WOVEN-SPLINT BASKETS, LOT OF TWO, white oak, each of circular form with wrapped rim and high arched handle. Original dry blue-green and apple-green painted surfaces. Late 19th/early 20th century. 13" and 15" HOA, 11" and 15" D. Provenance: The collection of Ronnie and Neal Kite of Esmont, VA.
Fair condition, small example with losses to bottom and crooked, other with breaks and small losses to bottom, and a few other scattered breaks.