Old Micmac or Passamaquoddy-Made Basket from Maine
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Old Micmac or Passamaquoddy-Made Basket from Maine

Code: aica10002

$245.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is an old vintage 1920's-30's hand-woven basket from Maine, made by a member of either the Micmac or Passamaquoddy tribe. The basket is in a lovely honey tone with pink and red pigment decoration and has a sturdy, squared-off handle that comes to a decorative beveled point at the center of its underside.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920s-1930s.

SIZE: Approximately 10" in height and 8" in diameter (across mouth).

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wood, bark.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an American indigenous cultures collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay-C06/11/19  VAJJX04 LAEJX11/11 SLBDEX1/15

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The basket is in excellent condition with only a small piece of missing from one vertical and one horizontal strip, and slight cracking on the neighboring strips.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.