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Apache Pictorial Basketry Olla

Auction:
2964B
Lot:
312
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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

Description:

Apache Pictorial Basketry Olla, c. early 20th century, a diamond lattice pattern framing a variety of human and animal figures standing on dark triangles with various size crosses, ht. 18 1/2, dia. 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Excellent condition. Surface slightly dirty. Slight wear to bottom.


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

Apache, Basket weaving, Crafts, Geometry, Lattice, Mathematics, Olla, Space, Triangle

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