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Large Apache Polychrome Basketry Olla

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Large Apache Polychrome Basketry Olla, c. late 19th century, with high round shoulder and flared rim, woven in a complex diamond latticework pattern and checkered geometric devices, unusually large, ht. 23 1/4, wd. to 22 in.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society, Easton, Pennsylvania.
Estimate $12,000-18,000


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, Kitchenware, Learning, Olla, Pottery

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