A300 Large beautiful, large scale, vintage tobacco-picking basket of Virgiia origins. Handsome woven split-wood construction with wonderful worn and weathered overall surface and patina. Some baskets contained agricultural goods or other food products. Farmers often used split oak baskets for gathering cotton or displaying tobacco leaves.
B186 Virginia 19th century gathering Basket with the original dark red painted, single wrapped rim, steamed and bent handle , reinforced bottom, very well made
B334 Virginia gathering Basket with the dry blue paint, nice high steamed and bent handle the rim is double wrapped , with a kicked in bottom, very well made, it has a one small breaks, over all very good condition, tight, heavy
A162 19th century wonderful original green painted hickory splint swag handle Basket from the collection of Prof. Charles Thomas in Leymaster Pennsylvania. This wonderful original green painted Basket has a single wrapped rim, , the handle is steamed and bent and hand carved,
C26 Gathering Basket with the original yellow paint single wrapped rim with a steasmed and bent handle
C49 Gathering basket with the original blue paint double wrapped rim steamed and bent and notched
A163 19th century wonderful gathering Basket from Pennsylvania, with wonderful original Green-paint,Woven Splint Basket, it is a square with two carved hardwood handles,
C73 Gathering Basket with original white paint, steamed and bent and knotched handle, single wrapped rim
C190 Swing handle Basket with double handles, wonderful original natural patina, single wrapped rim with steamed and bent handle attached to fix notched hooks on each side no break very good condition,
C125 19th century gathering Basket with the original beautiful blue paint with a double wrapped rim , nice high steamed and bent handle, and a kicked in bottom,
A10819th century wonderful small New England Nantucket oval Basket with old red paint,
A20 19THC PENNSYLVANIA RYE STRAW BASKET IN PRISTINE CONDITION
Z576 Late 19th century Gathering Basket with the original nutmeg paint, single wrapped rim with a nice high steamed and bent handle, tightly woven.
Z340 Small basket from the last quarter of the 19th century made of tiny splint material with original green painted surface over the original salmon paint. God's eye buttocks basket, splint oak , Overall very good condition, no visible breaks to weavers.
Z6 Early 20th century paint decorated Vegetable gathering Basket, with reinforced bottom, hand carved steamped and bent handle the back ground color is black with red and green decoration.
Y362 Later 19th century New England Basket very unusual, with the original green paint, this Basket was used for caring food with a high steamed and bent and notched handle, with a divider across the center, for hold up the cover cloth to keep it from falling on the food
Y132 Late 19th century Gathering Basket with the original green paint,with double wrapped rim, and a steamed and bent and notched handle, beautiful dry paint, One small break in bottom, very well made, heavy and tight woven
Y117 Early 20th century gathering basket made by Jenny Delaney Fruitland Maryland. Signed on the handle old naturial patina, wonderful condition
X232 Late 19th century Gathering Basket with the original red paint, single wrapped rim, steamed and bent fixed handle , open weave bottom, for ventilation,
Z138 Late 19th century wonderful, Pennsylvania, ash splint Gathering Basket, with a kicked in bottom, with a great original dry green painted surface. Double wrapped rim, Ash splint with a wonderfully steamed and bent carved handle.
Z480 Early 20th century Gathering Basket from Delmar Delaware, with a single wrap rim and a kicked in bottom, steamed and bent handle with two red band and one green.
C159 MARYLAND OAK SPLINT BASKET, well woven round form with tightly wrapped rim and steamed and bent and notched handle , outstanding original dry natural patina surface. Found near Delmarva