Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Attu Polychrome Twined Lidded Basket

Auction:
2893B
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$738$600

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2893B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Attu Polychrome Twined Lidded Basket, c. early 20th century, finely woven and decorated with multicolored silk embroidery, (splits to outer lid), ht. 4 1/2, dia. 4 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Van Kirke and Helen Nelson collection.
Estimate $250-350


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

Helen Nelson, Basket, Embroidery, Silk

Departments