Antique Western Apache Indian Willow Basket
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Americas: American Indian: Pre 1910: Item # 1200739
Territorial Indian Arts and Antiques
7077 E. Main St. #7
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
This is a fun old basket with human forms and dogs, men and women waving hello! Western Apache Indian from Arizona, splits of willow and martynia are coiled over a three rod bundle, the rim is self finished with devils claw.
Excellent balance of the flower pattern and smooth consistent stitches make for a fine basket.
Five coils and twelve stitches per inch. 11 1/2" diameter by 3" deep.
Excellent original condition, no breaks, no missing stitches. Circa 1890-1910.
Buyer pays $30.00 for shipping and insurance.