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Jose Reyes Friendship Purse

Accession #900 Basket signed “Jose Reyes made in Nantucket, 1968”

Maker:

José Reyes

Dimensions:

10 ½” x 6” x 8 ¼”

Description:

Signed “José Reyes made in Nantucket, 1968” with a stencil of the map of Nantucket on base. The basket is a rectangle form friendship purse with an intricate ivory on ivory carving of a gazebo, daffodils and dogs. The latch is a carving of a bird in a tree.

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