Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

December 1, 2023: Premier Americana – Day One

Fri, Dec 1, 2023 09:00AM EST
Lot 1326

PATRICK CO., SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA PAINTED RIB-TYPE WOVEN SPLINT PIE BASKET

Estimate: $400 - $600
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PATRICK CO., SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA PAINTED RIB-TYPE WOVEN SPLINT PIE BASKET, white oak, low circular form with a scalloped top rim formed by adding two arched ribs above the rim hoop, and arched handle. Old dry red-painted surface. Late 19th/first quarter 20th century. 12 1/2" HOA, 4 1/2" H rim, 12" D rim.
Literature: Closely parallels Law/Taylor - Appalachian White Oak Basketmaking, p. 118, fig. pl. 3.49.

Condition

Very good condition with the only losses being to a few of the rim wraps. 

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From a Shenandoah Valley Virginia private collection. 
Valley Auctions, Dublin, VA, 11/4/2007, lot 135.
Ex-collection of Keith Keiper, Dublin, VA.