Thompson River Salish Antique Basket
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Americas: American Indian: Pre 1920: Item # 1183030
Territorial Indian Arts
7077 E. Main St. #7
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Antique berry basket from Thompson River, Salish Indians is in fine original condition!
Woven of cedar slats and wefts with white, red and black cherry bark inbrication this long oval basket has the original deer skin leather thongs for carrying.
17 1/2" long by 8 1/2" wide by 6 1/2" deep.
Minor stitch loss in the imbrication, not bad for a basket dating from the early 1900s.
From the Orpha MacPherson Estate.
Buyer pays $20.00 for shipping and insurance.