Nantucket Lightship Purses

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101:  5” Round Cocktail Purse With Shell
101: 5” Round Cocktail Purse With Shell

This small round purse has cherry front and back, a braided leather shoulder strap, and a carved bone scallop shell on the front. Inside has a 2014 penny. A liner is also available for an additional $15.00. Availability: In stock.

103:  7” Round Cocktail Purse With Carved Shell
103: 7” Round Cocktail Purse With Carved Shell

A very special Cocktail Purse. The hand-carved scallop shell is cherry and the base (or backside) is cherry with a braided leather should strap. The hinges and front latch are wrapped leather. The staves and weavers are cane and the hinges and [...]

104:  7” Round Cocktail Purse With Scrim
104: 7” Round Cocktail Purse With Scrim

An alternative version of our 7” Round Cocktail purse. The front and backside are cherry, with a scrim (of your choice) on the front, and a braided leather shoulder strap. The staves and weavers are cane and the hinges and front latch are wrap [...]

105:  7” Oval Purse with Carved Dolphin
105: 7” Oval Purse with Carved Dolphin

A classic 7" Cocktail purse. The lid, base and handle are cherry with cane staves and weavers. The front latch and back hinges are wrapped leather. The latch peg and carved dolphin are bone. Availability: In stock.

106:  7” Oval Purse With Double Scallop
106: 7” Oval Purse With Double Scallop

A classic 7” oval Cocktail Purse. The lid, base and handle are cherry with cane staves and weavers; the back hinges are wrapped leather. The double scallop shell and carved front latch are bone.  

107:  8″ Kidney-Shaped Purse With Carved Bone Dolphin
107: 8″ Kidney-Shaped Purse With Carved Bone Dolphin

This kidney shaped purse is 8” wide; has cherry top and bottom with a braided leather shoulder strap. The staves and weavers are cane, and the hinges and front latch are wrapped leather. The carved dolphin is bone. Other carvings are available [...]

108: 8” Kidney-Shaped Basket With Scrim
108: 8” Kidney-Shaped Basket With Scrim

Our 8” kidney shaped purse with cherry top and bottom; braided leather shoulder strap and acrylic (alternative to ivory) scrim. The front latch is carved bone.

109:  9” Oval Purse Basket With Double-Shell Scrim
109: 9” Oval Purse Basket With Double-Shell Scrim

A larger oval purse, this 9” basket has cherry top, base and handle; the staves and weavers are cane. The front latch is carved bone and the rear hinges are wrapped leather. The acrylic scrim has a floral border with a pair of matching scallop [...]

110:  Clutch Purse With Double Scallop Shell
110: Clutch Purse With Double Scallop Shell

For those special evenings or cocktail parties, this 9” wide clutch purse is perfect. The front and back (top and bottom) are cherry, with an ivory magnetic clasp. The staves and weavers are cane. The top has matching ivory scallop shells.  An [...]

111:  Clutch Purse With Scrim
111: Clutch Purse With Scrim

A slightly less expensive version of our clutch purse, this one has a 1” round scrim. The front and back (top and bottom) are birds eye maple, with an ivory magnetic clasp. Cherry and walnut are also available, as are a variety of scrims.

112:  Creel Purse Basket With Cherry Magnetic Buckle Closure, Buckle Shoulder Strap and Double Twill
112: Creel Purse Basket With Cherry Magnetic Buckle Closure, Buckle Shoulder Strap and Double Twill

An 8” wide, creel-shaped basket, with a cherry top and bottom; cherry leather buckle magnetic latch and shoulder strap with buckle, and leather rear hinges. The center of the basket has a double twill pattern. The staves and weavers are cane. [...]

113: Creel Purse Basket With Walnut Magnetic Buckle Closure, Buckle Shoulder Strap and Zig-Zag Design
113: Creel Purse Basket With Walnut Magnetic Buckle Closure, Buckle Shoulder Strap and Zig-Zag Design

An 8” wide, creel-shaped basket, with a walnut top and bottom; walnut leather buckle magnetic latch and shoulder strap with buckle, and leather rear hinges. This basket has a zig-zag pattern woven throughout. The staves and weavers are cane.

116:  6” Oval Tote
116: 6” Oval Tote

A small, 6” wide tote or purse, it is 8” high, and has a cherry wood handle. The staves and weavers are cane.

117:  8″ Oval Tote
117: 8″ Oval Tote

A mid-sized tote - or purse - with braided leather handles. The staves and weavers are cane. Availability: In stock.

118: Large Tote
118: Large Tote

An attractive 13” wide x 8" x 13” high. The handles are double-ply premium leather; the staves are maple and the weavers are cane. We also make this tote with reed staves and braided leather handles.