Vintage Nantucket Lightship Basket Purse by Stephen Gibbs (1896-1974) circa 1960. Perfect size (7-1/2" model) holds your plus size smartphone without being too big overall. Traditional carved whale atop Mahogany plaque. Old repair to clasp, otherwise great condition with a just right patina. Measures 9-1/4" width overall by 6-1/2" 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.