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Five Aleut Twined Baskets

Auction:
3024T
Lot:
2164
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 3024T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Five Aleut Twined Baskets, with colored wool decoration, (damage), largest ht. 11, dia. 12 in.

Tribal Art
Estimate $400-600

losses to the wool embroidery on two of the baskets, and scattered minor losses to the weaving of others.


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

Aleut, Basket, Indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East, Wool

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