Klamath Polychrome Lidded Basket c. 1890s, 3.5" x 5" (SK3503)

PRODUCT # SK3503
$285.00

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Description

Width

5.0

Height

3.5

Circa

1890s
DETAILS
The basket shows some signs of age and use, but overall is in very good condition. There may be some minor fading, stains or discoloration, and some minor weft lost and no warp breaks. Ex private collection, Arizona. The owner inherited this basket from her father, who was a collector. In 1996, he participated in a Haida naming ceremony, and became a member of the Raven Clan. This basket, along with 4 others, were found in the attic of a friend of the owner's father during the 1960s. The house was built in the 1800s in Wallingford District in Seattle, Washington.
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