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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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 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 items, this piece is guaranteed original.