Woven Sewing Basket with Lid Antique c1920

Rebecca Shelton-Agar

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This lovely little round lidded sewing basket dates to c1920 and has been woven from fine grasses. Some have been died to create shapes and the whole has worn down to a very pleasing mellow tone. It is lined with red silk and remains just as useful today.

Dimensions: 20 x 12 cm or 7.9 x 4.7 inches.

Weight: 300 grams or 193 penny weight.