Antique Chemehuevi Indian Olla Ammann Collection
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Americas: American Indian: Pre 1910: Item # 1187194
Territorial Indian Arts and Antiques
7077 E. Main St. #7
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Early 20th Century Chemehuvei Indian basketry olla of splits of willow and martynia coiled over a three rod foundation.
6 1/2" tall by 8" diameter. Six coils and fourteen wefts per inch.
Interesting hour glasses in two bands and chevrons flying around the high neck. Appears very light without a black rim.
L-1190/2108 signifies the collection number for the Chemehuevi basket on loan to the Los Angeles County Museum, from Francis Xavier Ammann.
Perfect original condition.
Buyer pays $25.00 for shipping and insurance.