Vintage Nantucket Lightship Basket Purse by Jose Formosa Reyes signed / dated 1969. 9" oval model with carved seagull ornament, plaque, knobs, and latch. These are deluxe upgrades when ordering the basket from Mr. Reyes back in the day! Replaced handle. Great condition with a just right honey patina. Measures 11" width overall by 7-1/2" high.
We have been dealing in Nantucket Lightship Baskets since we moved to Nantucket in 1967. Over the last 50 years we have sold well over 2000 Lightship baskets! Please contact us for friendly, expert advice. We also offer repair services for your Nantucket Lightship Basket. Broken hinges, missing weavers, replacing carved ornaments are just a few of the repairs we can perform.