Paint Decorated “Buttocks” Style Basket

Paint Decorated "Buttocks" Style Basket

Circa 1870-1910: This American antique buttocks basket from the late 19th century has great form, wonderful patina and lively green and red paint decoration. Small handmade nails, showing perfect age.  10" diameter at basket rim, 13" diameter at bottom; 6 1/2" tall from bottom to rim and 13" tall to top of fixed handle.

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