Four (4) Southern split oak baskets, including one (1) red-painted round carrying basket made by Rawlings Brown (Washington County, Georgia); one (1) rectangular carrying basket made by Sarah Reeves (Washington County, GA), signed "Sarah Reeves" underside of base; and two (2) East Tennessee or West North Carolina green painted wall buttocks baskets. Ranging in size from 8 1/2" H x 8 1/2" W x 7" D to 11 1/4" H x 11 1/2" W x 6 1/4" D. All late 19th/early 20th century. Note: The red-painted basket was made by Rawlings Brown. His parents were slaves on the Rawlings farm.
Overall good condition with surface grime. Handle to red basket is slightly loose. Green baskets with areas of loss to paint, scattered breaks, largest 1", to weavers to interiors and base of handles.
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Bank: Pinnacle Bank
150 Third Avenue South, Suite 900
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone # (865) 766-3000
Swift Code: PNFPUS44
Routing, Transit, ABA: 064008637
Beneficiary: Case Antiques, Inc.
4310 Papermill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37909
Account #: NOT DISCLOSED (please refer to your invoice email for the Deposit Account Number or contact us )
The Collection of Dr. Joe Newsom Rawlings, Davisboro, Georgia.