Lot 15: TWO MAKAH INDIAN BASKETS: the first covered, bothPlatinum House
November 26, 2012
Portland, OR, USALive Auction
Description: TWO MAKAH INDIAN BASKETS: the first covered, both of bear grass and split cedar root having green, red and yellow repeating designs. Diameter of one, 2.50", diameter 4.25". c.1930's.
Condition Report: 015: The baskets show fading, discolorations and some broken strands. The lidded basket has a damaged rim.