09-24-2011 09-24-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2563B Boston
September 24, 2011 10:00 AMCalender

Pre-Columbian Weaving Kit

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2563B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 24, 2011 10:00AM


Pre-Columbian Weaving Kit, Peru, Chancay, c. 800-1200 A.D., the basketry box with a large group of spindles, spindle whorls, wool, and textile fragments, (damage), lg. 16 in.

Provenance: Collected by Ernest Mitchell in the 1920s.
Estimate $500-700


Ernest Mitchell