Striking Super Fine Northwest Coast Klickitat Indian Fully Imbricated Basket 19th Century

$3,250 USD

A very impressive fully imbricated Western Washington Salish Indian burden basket dating from the 1800’s. Finely woven from split cedar root and the striking fully imbricated designs from bear grass , cherry bark and horsetail root. Remnants of old toe skin ties remain. Very nice original condition with no repairs or breaks noted. This museum quality basket will make a fine addition to anyone’s collection. 

Weight 5.0 lbs
Dimensions 9.0 × 8.5 in
Item Location

USA

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A very impressive fully imbricated Klickitat Salish Indian burden basket dating from the 1800’s. Finely woven from split cedar root and the striking fully imbricated designs from bear grass , cherry bark and horsetail root. Remnants of old toe skin ties remain. Very nice original condition with no repairs or breaks noted. This museum quality basket will make a fine addition to anyone’s collection. 

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Weight 5.0 lbs
Dimensions 9.0 × 8.5 in
Item Location

USA

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