Maine Indigenous Gathering Basket
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Maine Indigenous Gathering Basket

$795.00
Est. Arrival: May 27 - Jun 08
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Why we love this
Hand woven antique pot belly gathering basket from the state of Maine. It is a large, free-standing basket perfect for a variety of modern uses. Acquired in the Down East Coastal Maine Region. Based on materials and style, it is likely made by the Penobscot Native American Indian tribe. This one is unusually good quality with leather straps. Good color and honest age patina. Circa early 1900s. Straps are made of leather.
Color: brown
Condition: Very Good; wear from use as shown, minor flaws
Dimensions: 19" L x 14" W x 19" H
Era: Antique
Made In: USA
Made Of: wood/leather/metal
SKU: 77576727
ESTIMATED ARRIVAL: May 27 - Jun 08
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RETURNS: This item is non-returnable. See our Return Policy for details.
In 18th- and 19th-century New England, the local mercantile was the source for not only everyday household items but also exotic imports from Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean. Having fallen in love with simple, classic New England style while traveling the North Atlantic coast, the antiques experts behind New England Mercantile have made it their goal to provide a wide range of antique Americana as well as Old World textiles and accessories one might have found in a venerable New England home.
Why we love this
Hand woven antique pot belly gathering basket from the state of Maine. It is a large, free-standing basket perfect for a variety of modern uses. Acquired in the Down East Coastal Maine Region. Based on materials and style, it is likely made by the Penobscot Native American Indian tribe. This one is unusually good quality with leather straps. Good color and honest age patina. Circa early 1900s. Straps are made of leather.
About the Seller
In 18th- and 19th-century New England, the local mercantile was the source for not only everyday household items but also exotic imports from Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean. Having fallen in love with simple, classic New England style while traveling the North Atlantic coast, the antiques experts behind New England Mercantile have made it their goal to provide a wide range of antique Americana as well as Old World textiles and accessories one might have found in a venerable New England home.