APPALACHIAN RIB-TYPE WOVEN-SPLINT BASKET, white oak, an outstanding example of finely executed kidney-form with converging ribs, elegant tightly wrapped double rim, and arched handle. Fine untouched dry natural surface. Discovered in East Tennessee. Late 19th/early 20th century. 8" HOA, 4 3/4" H to rim, 8 1/2" DOA.
Excellent condition with very small loss to upper rim at one handle wrap.