Pair of Baskets - Pima and Tohono O'odham c. 1920s

Pair of Baskets - Pima and Tohono O'odham c. 1920s

  • C. 1920s
  • $80.00
  • SK91956C-0419-014
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The Tohono O'odham basket is 4" x 7"; it is in good condition. There is some stitch loss, as well as some minor soiling to the base. The Pima basket is 2.5" x 4.75"; it is in very good condition, with only some slight stitch loss. Acquired from a private collection in Arizona. The owner inherited this item from his grandparents, who owned two Indian stores on reservations; one of them was called Covered Wells Trading Store in Sells, Arizona, and the other was in Phoenix, Arizona. His grandfather had passed away around 1918. His grandmother took over the store at the time, she later passed away in 1950.