Ammann Collection Chemehuevi Basketry Tray
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Americas: American Indian: Pre 1910: Item # 1187193
Territorial Indian Arts
7077 E. Main St. #7
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Perfect Chemehuevi Indian tray, splits of willow and martynia coiled over a three rod foundation. 2 1/2" deep by 9" diameter. Eight coils and twenty wefts per inch.
Well balanced meanders radiate from the center black ring, finished with a solid black rim.
Francis Xavier Ammann Collection #L1190-50. This is one of the large collection of Chemehuevi baskets on loan to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County in the early 20th century.
Perfect original condition.
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