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Americana at Auction

November 19, 2004 – November 20, 2004

Lot #490
Temp #01196
Sold For $300.00   (hammer price)
 $345.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated November 22, 2004


NANTUCKET SWING-HANDLED SEWING BASKET With turned wood bottom. Old color. Owner's name marked in pencil on bottom "Olcott XI". Roger Olcott (1913-2002; lived in Manchester, CT; spent summers on Nantucket from age 3 years to 9 years). Diameter 10". Height 4". Attributed to William Appleton.


Handle broken. Rim wrapping needs restoration.

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