Makah Basket Over Seashell, Native, Basketry, Vertical makah, native, Native American, native: basketry, native: basketry: northwest - makah, native: basketry: vertical, Northwest - Makah, Unknown
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Makah basket over seashell

Item Number: AF0818


Polychrome Makah basket over seashell showing whalers and seagulls. In the 1860s the Makah people at Neah Bay developed a cottage industry producing trinket baskets. These were very labor intensive, fully twined baskets of twisted cedar bark. Through the 1930s they wove thousands of the small colorful trinket baskets for sale.

PERIOD: Early 20th Century

ORIGIN: Northwest - Makah, Native American

SIZE: 4 1/2" x 3" x 1 1/2"


PRICE $700

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