"Nantucket Lightship Baskets" today are as unique as their facintating heritage and history, which dates back to the earliest inhabitants of the island.

The popular baskets are traced to the second half of the 19 th Century and the Lightships which were stationed off of Nantucket 's coast.

During this period many famous basket makers made their best baskets while stationed on the South Shoal Lightship.

This is the heritage of quality and originality that we continue today.

Detailed History of Nantucket Lightship Baskets