Fine Art and Decorative Arts from Daniel Simhon Daniel Simhon Fine Art

MAKAH POLYCHROME PICTORIAL BOTTLE BASKET NORTHWEST COAST


browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: American Indian: Baskets: Pre 1900: Item # 1296797

Please refer to our stock # Makah1 when inquiring.
Daniel Simhon Fine Art
View Seller Profile
Charlotte
North Carolina
704-556-1762

Guest Book
 Sold, Thank You. 
Sold, Thank You.

Rare and impressive glass bottle (Nootka or Makah, Northwest Coast)covered with a fine weave of twined bear grass over cedar bark. Solid bands alternating with open lattice work. Middle band with polychrome (aniline dyes) figures of whale and eagle, and on the other side hunting scene with boat and flying sea bird. 1890-1900 period. Almost 12" high. In excellent condition. This bottle may have had a lid at some point.