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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 424

    A ROUND SWING-HANDLE LIGHTSHIP BASKET

    ATTRIBUTED TO WILLIAM D. APPLETON (1850-1918), NANTUCKET, 1880-1900

    Price Realised  

    A ROUND SWING-HANDLE LIGHTSHIP BASKET
    Attributed to William D. Appleton (1850-1918), Nantucket, 1880-1900
    3¾ in. high, 8¼ in. diameter


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the wrong lot is illustrated in the catalogue. The correct basket is illustrated in the group photograph on p.113 in the catalogue and is the basket in the front row, farthest to the right.


    Exhibited

    Nantucket, Massachusetts, Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum, 2006