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Rare Haida Child's Spruce Root Basketry Hat

Auction:
2964B
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Rare Haida Child's Spruce Root Basketry Hat, c. last quarter 19th century, the twined form with finely painted designs in red and black pigments, ht. 5, dia. 10 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Excellent condition


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Basket, Basket weaving, Black, Color, Crafts, Perception, Pigment, Red, Spruce, Visual arts, Web colors

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