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Pair of Nantucket Baskets
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, early 20th century. A pair of Nantucket baskets, the larger example having a swing handle and signed illegibly in blue pencil on its underside "...Duxbury (?), Mass, August 15, 1917"; largest lg. 10.5 in.

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From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
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