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Group of Five Woven Baskets and Basketry Bowls

Auction:
2481
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$59$50

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Group of Five Woven Baskets and Basketry Bowls, early 20th century, a Tohono-Pima bowl with black geometric design to sides, dia. 5, a red and brown globular bowl, possibly Maine, ht. 5, a New England melon-shaped basket with bent wood handle, lg. 10 1/4, a small craft bowl, dia. 6 3/4, and a lidded basket, possibly Asian, dia. 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $250-300

Tohono-Pima basket good.
handled basket: losses to strapwork at ends.
craft basket very faded. globular basket faded.
all with minor overall usage wear and soiling.

Keywords

Maine, New England, Basket, Basket weaving, Pima, Tohono O'odham

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