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Zoom Lecture: The History, Mysteries and Myths of Nantucket Lightship Baskets

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Join us for an overview of this iconic craft, and some of its most important artisans. Find out why defining a lightship basket is more difficult than it would seem! This free Zoom lecture is online only. Please visit our website to pre-register.

Jack Fritsch co-founded Nantucket’s Antiques Depot in 1989. He has provided his expertise to several premier New England auction galleries, nationally known museums, and private collections. He is also certified as a professional Personal Property Appraiser.

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