Cheviot Isle Antiques

 Native Lidded Splint Basket


CheviotIsleAntiquesCheviot Isle Antiques is located in Oakville, Ontario

A round native spint-woven basket with a domed lid and a twist-woven handle. Lateral stretchers on lid and body are dyed red. The lid was stored separately from the body and is now darker. Extremely fine detail as noted on the lid just below the handle. The dyed body weavers have some colour runs which you can see in the pictures; otherwise the basket is in excellent condition with no broken or missing weavers. Measures approx. 6 inches wide by 4 inches high. Dates about mid-20th century. Brant County.
Item ID: 075918