Oval Nantucket Friendship Basket with hinged lid
signed on the base S. Gibbs Maker, Nantucket, Mass
with an ivory oval plaque decorated with a pair of ivory gulls, with ivory clasp, swing handle and knobs.
5 x 9¼ in. (12.7 x 23.5 cm.)
Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM YERRINGTON DEAR, JR AND THELMA TIPSON DEAR