Lot 107: NORTHWEST NATIVE AMERICAN (MAKAH) LIDDED BASKET, o
24 October 2016
Portland, OR, USALive Auction
Description: NORTHWEST NATIVE AMERICAN (MAKAH) LIDDED BASKET, oval shape hand woven with grass and bark, decorated with whale and wolf figures plus border rings of red and black overall dimensions H. 2.75" L. 7" and W. 5", made circa 1910-1920.
Condition Report: The basket presents well overall but upon close inspection you can see to cracks in the lid at each end of the oval near the edge, no visible repairs.