Group of 5 - Tohono O'odham Baskets c. 1970-80s, Collector's Opportunity (SK90431A-1120-003)
- Circa: 1970-80s
Collector's opportunity, perfect for decorating. The largest basket is 11" x 16.5", and the smallest one is 6.75" x 7.75". This baskets are in fair condition. Each one has significant stitch loss, some surface wear, and areas with breakage. Acquired from a private collection in California. The owner inherited these from his mother, who was a resident of Tucson, Arizona for sixty years. She was a business woman, and worked as a dry cleaner for celebrities. She also collected Southwestern arts and antiques, and had lived to be over 100 years old. The owner's mother collected these baskets between the 1970-80s, where they were likely used as waste baskets for rooms at the Arizona Inn.