Very fine Early Striking Tlingit Basket Circa 1890

$1,495 USD

Date: 1900

Materials: Spruce root, natural and dyed bear grasses and maiden hair fern.

Artist: Tlingit artist

Dimensions: 5 ½ ” Tall x 6”

Description: A very finely woven Tlingit basket circa 1900. The basket is finely woven from spruce root and the complex false imbricated designs, in natural and dyed bear grasses and maiden hair fern. The design features two complex bands of linked geometric patterns featuring diamonds, hour glasses. No splits or repairs noted, some minor discolorations along bottom edge. Amazing bright preservation of the designs. Museum quality example.

Provenance: USA private collection.

Weight 1.0 lbs
Dimensions 6.0 × 5.5 in
Item Location

USA

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Tlingit Basket

Date: 1890-1900

Materials: Spruce root, natural and dyed bear grasses and maiden hair fern.

Artist: Tlingit artist

Dimensions: 5 ½ ” Tall x 6”

Description: A very finely woven Tlingit basket circa 1900. The basket is finely woven from spruce root and the complex false imbricated designs, in natural and dyed bear grasses and maiden hair fern. The design features two complex bands of linked geometric patterns featuring diamonds, hour glasses. No splits or repairs noted, some minor discolorations along bottom edge. Amazing bright preservation of the designs. Museum quality example.

Provenance: USA private collection.

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Weight 1.0 lbs
Dimensions 6.0 × 5.5 in
Item Location

USA

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