8 inch Nantucket friendship basket by Jose’ Reyes c.1965- SOLD

8 inch classic Nantucket basket purse with carved spread wing seagull atop ebony wood plaque by Jose Reyes.  Basket is constructed with oak staves, base and rim. Turned whale ivory closure and knobs.  Excellent condition and patina. Signed and dated by artist on exterior base. c. 1965

Basket height 6 inches, Height base to handle 10 inches, Width 8 inches, Depth 6.5 inches

Description

8 inch classic Nantucket basket purse with carved spread wing seagull atop ebony wood plaque by Jose Reyes.  Basket is constructed with oak staves, base and rim. Turned whale ivory closure and knobs.  Excellent condition and patina. Signed and dated by artist on exterior base. c. 1965

Basket height 6 inches, Height base to handle 10 inches, Width 8 inches, Depth 6.5 inches