Miniature basket with engraved scrimshaw lid by Janet Carreau

This miniature oval Nantucket basket is hand made with tightly woven rattan, cherry wood base and handle. The basket is topped by carved Wooly Mammoth lid featuring engraved scrimshaw design of whimsical mermaids playing tug of war on the beach with Brant Point lighthouse scene in the background.

measurements:  2 1/4 inch high,

4 inches high including handle.

2 3/4 inch wide and 2 inches deep

$495

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This miniature oval Nantucket basket is hand made with tightly woven rattan, cherry wood base and handle. The basket is topped by carved Wooly Mammoth lid featuring engraved scrimshaw design of whimsical mermaids playing tug of war on the beach with Brant Point lighthouse scene in the background.