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Lightship Baskets of Nantucket; a Continuing Craft


The Lightship Baskets of Nantucket: A Continuing Craft by David H. Wood.  Mod-nineteenth century Nantucket mariners stationed aboard the South Shoal Lightship started making round, sturdy baskets as a way to pass the time.  The baskets soon became popular as handbags and as collectibles.  Paperback.