The Oval Melon Egg basket with twill designed handle is a traditional Appalachian design historically used to gather eggs.
Our version of this classic basket is woven with twill embellishment that surrounds the oak handle of the basket with a twill design.
The Oval Melon Egg basket is created with stout oak hoops woven in the rib constructed method using traditional methods of weaving. Approximate dimensions 16 X 10 X 16
Materials are custom dyed in house over a two day period. Twill overlay on handle is variegated dye cane using a two-two staircase design technique. Internal frame ribs are dyed black. Rim and belly of basket are embellished with twill overlay in dyed reed.
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