Ash Baskets by Fran
Traditional Split Black Ash Baskets made in Maine for order onlinePicnic with traditional split ash basket or use for market basketCanoe, hike, or camp with traditional spit ash pack baasketWooden Bottom Baskets for many usesComplete black ash basket catelogTraditional Split Black Ash Pack Basket

Wooden base traditional  black ash baskets

Black ash baskets may be ordered online using Paypal, check or money order on our secure server. If you prefer, you may call to place your order or send it by mail.  All baskets are sent via USPS priority mail, insured with tracking. Shipping costs are added in the shopping cart.
(All of Fran’s baskets are made from pounded black (also called brown) ash. In some of the smaller baskets, the pounded ash is then hand split.)
Questions? Please call 207-884-6278

These pine bases come fully varnished, give a different look to black ash baskets, and provide a solid flat bottom.
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6” round wooden base Small

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$50.00

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  They look great on a bureau, in a bathroom, or anywhere.

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6” round wooden base Large

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$75.00

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  They look great on a bureau, in a bathroom, or anywhere.

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10” round wooden base

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$100.00

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  3 ½” high and 11” across at the top. This large round basket can be used to hold fruit, mail, or makeup. Narrow weavers give it a delicate appearance.

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8” oval round base

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$50.00

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  2” high and 6 ½”x9” at the rim. This is one of my favorite wooden base baskets, and is usually made with very narrow satin weavers.

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Silverware caddy

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$75.00

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 2 ½” high and 9”x12” at the top. This one’s a winner! The wooden base has upright pine dividers with carrying handle.

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6” square to round wooden base

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$50.00

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  3 ½” high and 8” across at the rim. Guys like this basket for wallet and change. Dave has one and loves it.

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Pie basket, square to round with wooden base

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$350.00

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  It’s 5 ½” high and 12 ½” across at the top. This sturdy basket has a lovely handmade wood carrying handle. Great for pies or potluck casseroles.

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Traditional pounded black ash baskets made from log to finished product by Frannie A. Doonan, Maine basketmaker and instructor since 1991.
Frannie’s Ash Baskets
Maine Journeys 2839 Ohio St.
Glenburn, ME 04401

  207-884-6278