Assorted Open Round Shallow Baskets
by Various Weavers
Our assortment of Nantucket Baskets includes some more shallow forms which lend themselves to a variety of uses from bun baskets to small pieces that look great on a bureau or desk. All beautifully crafted by a variety of very talented weavers, these baskets make for a great, useful accent piece.
Assorted Open Baskets
by Various Weaver
The traditional form of Nantucket Lightship Basket is that of an open oval or round basket with a swing handle. From tiny baskets with a 2 inch diameter to large utilitarian “bushel” baskets, we carry every size to suit your needs. Our constantly changing inventory boasts numerous weavers and sizes, so be sure to call so we can assist you in making the perfect choice!
Large Double Handle Basket
by Bob Cosgray.
This double handled “Tall Boy” is large and deep at 18 x 13 x 11 inches in size. With two carved oak swing handles that can be displayed up or down, this basket lends itself nicely to a variety of uses as well as being a nice stand-alone display piece.
Large Open Round Basket
by Herb Lester.
This 13 ½ inch diameter basket can easily be deemed the “Nantucket Apple Basket”. Looking to the past with its hearty construction with wide, double-lashed rim and sizeable oak staves, this basket is a wonderful and functional accessory for any home.
Open Round Lollipop Stave Basket
by Lucille LaRochelle.
A rare form that dates back to the turn of the century, this basket is truly an eyecatcher. With cherry staves terminating in carved round "lollipop" forms above the double-wrapped rim, the decorative elements of this basket combine to create a beautiful end result perfect for any niche in your home.