Vintage Nantucket "Cocktail" Basket purse by José Formoso ReyesSKU:PMACYG
Vintage cocktail size Nantucket basket purse signed José Formoso Reyes (1902-1980) and dated 1963. Made from a 7-1/4" by 5-1/2" oval mold and measures 9-1/8" wide overall. Features a carved seagull on plaque, knobs, deluxe latch, and signature formed handle. Nice amber patina and great overall condition.
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.