APPALACHIAN RIB-TYPE WOVEN-SPLINT RED-PAINTED BASKET, white oak, kidney-form, with converging ribs, wrapped double rim and arched handle. Likely original, dry red-painted surface. Late 19th/early 20th century. 8" HOA, 5 1/4" H to rim, 8" DOA. Provenance: From a North Carolina collection.
Good condition overall, with a few scattered small breaks and losses.