1997 Longaberger Christmas Collection Sponsoring Basket. This rare basket was only available to consultants who sponsored a recruit between 6/28 and 8/29/97. It is the same form as the Christmas Collection Snowflake Basket. Basket set includes: basket with brass tag, red and green weaving, and swinging handle, Imperial Stripe over-the-edge fabric liner with velcro closures, plastic protector. This basket is in mint condition, has never been used, and was stored in my smoke-free, pet-free home. Brass tag still has plastic coating on it and reads "Longaberger 1997 Christmas Collection Sponsoring Basket." This basket makes the perfect ice bucket for your holiday parties!United States bidders only (No Alaska or Hawaii)! Basket will be shipped by UPS as soon as payment is made. $13.95 shipping and handling fees. Basket will be packaged with care! Paypal and Money Orders accepted.