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Case Antiques, Inc. June 30, 2012 6/30/2012 LOT # 429



4 Southern Baskets, Cherokee & Gullah 4 Southern baskets, Cherokee & Gullah. 1st item - Two (2) Cherokee splint white oak gathering baskets, 12 1/2" H and 13" H. Both 20th century. 2nd item: Two (2) Gullah South Carolina seagrass baskets, one with handle (8 1/2" H x 12" W) and one covered round basket (6 1/2" H x 12" dia). Both 20th century. Condition: 1st item - Break to handle of smaller basket where attatched to body. Breaks to weavers on rim of larger basket. 2nd item Some warping to handle of first basket. 200.00 300.00

Group of 4 Cherokee Baskets Group of four (4) Cherokee Baskets including one (1) large splint white oak fish trap basket, approx. 48 1/2" L, one (1) wastebasket form rivercane basket with geometric pattern, 14 1/2" H, one (1) wastebasket form splint white oak with alternating walnut dyed weavers, 12" H and one (1) wastebasket form splint white oak basket woven in a geometric pattern, 10 1/2" H. All 20th century. Condition: 1st basket - Some breaks to body, carrying handle broken on one side. 2nd basket - Some breaks to weavers around rim, rim detached on one side. 3rd basket - Some very minor breaks to body. 4th basket - Some blue staining to body. 350.00 450.00

Four Tennessee buttocks baskets Four Tennessee white oak buttocks baskets, all unsigned, some early. 1st item: basket with nailed construction and woven band underneath, tight weave near handle and looser weave at wider parts creating a decorative effect, 10"H with scattered breaks, loss of weaving at one end of handle, some staining to interior and exterior of underside. 2nd item: basket with dark patina, 5-1/2"H, with a break to rim and a few other scattered breaks to weaving, wear to underside. 3rd item: basket with wire construction. 6-1/2"H. Slightly misshapen with several breaks. 4th item: small basket with decoratively woven band underneath. 5"H, excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. Provenance: Collierville, TN estate. Condition: See item description. 100.00 -

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Five 19th TN Split Oak Baskets Grouping of 5 (five) East Tennessee baskets including one large splint oak rectangular basket. (13" H x 18" L x 13 1/2" D), 2 (two) splint oak buttocks baskets appearing to be made by the same hand (7 3/4" H x 7 1/4" W x 6 7/8" D), 1 (one) splint oak wall basket (8" H x 7 3/4" W x 5 3/8" D) and 1 (one) miniature splint oak wall basket (3" H x 3 1/2" W x 2 3/8" D). All late 19th century. Condition: All overall very condition, large rectangular basket with wear to corners, others with minor general wear and breaks. 250.00 - 350.00


Continental School, watercolor landscape Folk art watercolor landscape with scene of figures and cattle in a river, with town in the background. Titled in lower margin: Vue de la Aldige. (note: the Aldige River lies on the Swiss-Austrian border). Signed lower right S. Baily. European, late 18th or early 19th century. Molded giltwood frame.12-1/2" H x 17" W image, 16-1/2" H x 20-1/2" W framed. Provenance: Estate of Salli Shropshire LaGrone, Franklin, TN. Condition: Foxing in upper right, allover toning, water damage across lower margin. 200.00 - 250.00


19th C. Watercolor theorem with grapes and plums Watercolor on paper theorem painting, still life with grapes, plums and blue cornflowers sitting atop a windowsill beside a colum. A humble cottage and hills are visible in the landscape in the background. Paper has a small partial embossed blind stamp with crown visible lower right. Housed in an antique ripple molded gilt frame. 8-1/2" x 11-1/2" sight, 13-1/2" x 16-1/2" framed. Note: a photograph of a man and woman in mid 19th century dress is attached to the back of the frame with pen inscription in border "Wribla Swingly or Swingby 1853", possibly the artist. Mid 19th century. Provenance: Estate of Salli LaGrone, Franklin, Tennessee. Condition: Minor toning and very light foxing to sky area, overall good condition. Photograph has small water stain on back. 300.00 - 350.00

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Case Antiques, Inc. - June 30 2012 Auction Catalog  

Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appaisals June 30, 2012 Auction starts at 9:30am Eastern and will be held in the historic Cherokee Mills buil...