Small Superb Painted
Splint Basket.....SOLD

Probably New England, ca. mid-19th century. Woodsplint fully covered with original very dry, complex, charcoal black paint, with perhaps a hint of green. Fixed handle. Upkick base. Excellent condition with a couple of very minor irregularities. Just 5 ¼ inches tall plus another 4 inches for the handle x 7 wide. Soulful character. Form, size, surface, condition, character.

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