Two (2) Wythe County, Virgina (Valley of Virginia) split white oak low oval form baskets, including one with woven converging ribs, a double wrapped rim and a fixed forked handle attached with nails and one identical form without the fixed handle. Handled basket: 7 3/4" H x 12 3/4" W x 9 1/2" D body is 3 1/8" H. Flat basket: 2 1/2" H x 13 1/4" W x 9" D. Both Late 19th/Early 20th century. Provenance: Wythe County, Virginia collection. CONDITION: Both baskets overall excellent condition with nice old patinas. Flat basket with very slight wear to one inner weaver on one end.
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