SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA WOVEN SPLINT EGG BASKET, white oak, finely woven circular form with X-wrap rim, high arched handle and kick-up bottom. Original dry natural surface with outstanding patina. Probably by a member of the Nichols family of basketmakers, Page Co., VA. Late 19th/early 20th century. 8 1/2" HOA, 9 1/2" D.
SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VA PAINTED WHITE OAK SPLINT BASKET, with x wrap rim and kick up bottom, made without a handle, original dry apple green paint, possibly by a member of the Nichols family of basketmakers of Page County, VA, late 19th/early 20th century
Skinner's - The Personal Collection of Lewis Scranton, Auction 2897M. May 21, 2016. Lot: 170. Estimate: $400-800. Realized: $800. Description: Large Shaker Basket, Enfield, Connecticut, 19th century, with two handles and double braid bottom, ht. 14 in.