11” Nantucket Lightship Basket by Jose’ Reyes c. 1969 SOLD

11” Nantucket lightship basket purse by Jose’ Reyes. Large and classic basket with oak base, rim and handle, ebony plaque, turned ivory knobs and carved closure. Hand carved map of the island with etched scrimshaw of whale, fish and seagull. Signed on exterior base by Jose’ Reyes with signature drawing of Nantucket Island.

Basket Height 7 inch, Height  Base to top of handle 11.5 inches, Width 11 inches, Depth 8.5 inches

Circa 1969

Description



11” Nantucket lightship basket purse by Jose’ Reyes. Large and classic basket with oak base, rim and handle, ebony plaque, turned ivory knobs and carved closure. Hand carved map of the island with etched scrimshaw of whale, fish and seagull.

Basket Height 7 inch, Height  Base to top of handle 11.5 inches, Width 11 inches, Depth 8.5 inches

Circa 1969

SOLD