Featured Basket ID?

Discussion in 'Tribal Art' started by Potteryplease, May 3, 2021.

  1. Potteryplease

    Potteryplease Well-Known Member

    Can anyone give me a lead in identifying this handled basket?

    I was inclined to call it an Alaskan grass basket, but it's more rigid, more 'slippery' to the touch, than what I'm accustomed to.

    The base is 5.5 inches tall; 12" with the handle.

    Thanks as always!


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  2. Branka

    Branka Well-Known Member

    What a great workmanship. This takes some serious skills. Very nice basket. I can’t help, just my compliments :rolleyes:
     
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  3. Potteryplease

    Potteryplease Well-Known Member

    Hey that's awesome! Thank you.
     
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  4. komokwa

    komokwa The Truth is out there...!

    the fibers and manufacturing are not native american..
     
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  5. 2manybooks

    2manybooks Well-Known Member

    The stitching fiber looks like sisal.
     
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