Lot 344: NW Coast Native American Salish Hamper Basket /Hat
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: UNITED STATES, 19-20TH CENTURY Two northwest coast Native American Salish tribe artifacts. The lot includes a hamper style basket with openwork scalloped rim and geometric dark reed design and a hat retaining partial inner rim. Both retain an original dark patina.
Condition Report: Both with condition issues a photographed.
Provenance: This basket comes from a good collection of Native American baskets from a Cape Cod, Massachusetts estate.
Dimensions: Basket measures 11" long by 9 1/2" deep by 6 1/4" tall, the hat measures 13" diameter by 7" tall.