A group of five baskets

First-quarter 20th Century
Five works:

A Washoe single rod bowl with tapering waist and flared foot, with nine geometric "X" motifs to shoulder
7.25" H x 12" Dia.

A Northern California pictorial twined bowl with three lines of banding and three bird motifs, with an openwork rim
5" H x 7.5" Dia.

A Washoe twined bowl with two narrow chevron bands
4.25" H x 6.5" Dia.

A Hupa / Yurok / Karuk pedestal bowl with openwork at rim and base
4" H x 5.25" Dia.

A Navajo coiled tray with five arms radiating out from base
2.5" H x 13" Dia.

5 pieces

  • Provenance: The James M. Cole Collection, Visalia, CA
  • Condition: Overall good condition with dust accumulation and wear commensurate with age and use. Washoe single rod with even fading to exterior motifs and with minor shelf wear to base. Northern California basket out of round. Pedestal bowl slightly out of round. Navajo tray with scattered stitch losses throughout, mostly to exterior, and a few broken stitches to coil below rim terminal.

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March 15, 2022 10:00 AM PDT
Monrovia, CA, US

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