DIMINUTIVE APPALACHIAN RIB-TYPE WOVEN-SPLINT BASKET, white oak, kidney-form, with converging ribs, wrapped rim, and low arched handle. Excellent untouched dry surface. Discovered in East Tennessee. Second half 19th century. 6 1/4" HOA, 4 1/4" H to rim, 7" DOA.
Good condition overall, with small loss to bottom and possible losses to one handle wrap.