Wonderful antique 1/2 Bushel basket, It is dated May 3,1864. The basket is about 14 1/2" across top. Across the bottom is 9 3/4". 11 1/2" tall. Besides the date it says Basket 1/2 Bushel Patented SHP28,1869 It has other writing to hard to make it out. It says B.P. on the sides It is written on the bottom of only 1. I have 3 baskets they came from the Berkau Family of Pennsylvania Price is for each basket.All 3 baskets measure the same 1 of the bushel baskets has a small damage spot. The other 2 are perfect.
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