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Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
576
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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

Description:

Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket, early 20th century, the deep, round form with flared sides and decorated with a diamondback rattlesnake, flying bird, and lizard, ht. 7, dia. 14 1/2 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Long Island, New York; Bonhams, San Francisco, The Robert "Trader Bob" Bayuk Collection of Native American Art. June 4, 2012, Lot 1098.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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

Bonhams, Diamondback, Visual arts by indigenous peoples of the Americas

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