BASKET - SHORT HANDLED RECTANGULAR
Basket making is an art form that is thousands of years old. It is the most basic of all crafts in its methods and material, and its development reflects local traditions. Handmade baskets have a cachet that has never been equaled. The American artisan basket is highly prized as a valuable and beautiful object.
Offering a handled, handwoven, natural reed with green and brown dyed reed basket. Both reeds (brown & green) are woven together in a lock pattern with an over stain of oak. Brown reed is used to trim the basket top while the green reed is woven in to the bottom and extends up on the sides forming an X pattern. It measures 10"L, 6 1/2 "D,3"H and 5" (including handle).
This basket has been made entirely by hand. All baskets have weaver's stain to prevent the stained reed from running. To keep free of dust, rinse your basket with cold water and set to dry.
Basket make wonderful presents for any occasion. Personalize your gift basket with art supplies, school/office supplies, baby needs, potpourri, jams, baked goods, soaps, preserves etc .
# TBT 1518