APPALACHIAN RIB-TYPE WOVEN-SPLINT BASKET, white oak, kidney-form, with converging ribs, wrapped double rim, and fine arched handle with elaborate wrap. Likely original worn varnished surface with mellow color. Late 19th/early 20th century. 8" HOA, 4 3/4" H to rim, 9" DOA. Provenance: From a North Carolina collection.
Very good condition overall, with one small loss to handle wrap.