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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We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from January 16 through January 20 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from January 16th through 20th, returning on Tuesday January 21st, and we will not be able to ship during those dates. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship after 01/15/20 until 01/21/20.
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.