19th Century Apple Picking Basket from Normandy, France
Dimensions: 11″H x 37 3/4″W x 22″D
This incredible, woven basket was made in Normandy, France, towards the end of the 19th century. These large baskets were used while harvesting apples from the orchard. This basket is very well constructed, with carefully woven thick rattan bands that attach to the basket’s wood form. This antique piece has had a wonderful past life gathering fruit; today it is ready for its new life in a loving home.