A Paiute polychrome basket, Tina Young Charlie

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Lot 6177
A Paiute polychrome basket
height 6 7/8in, diameter 14 1/4in
See illustration

Sold for US$ 77,000 inc. premium
Property from the Ella M. Cain Collection
A Paiute polychrome basket
Tina Young Charlie, of compressed globular form, the tightly woven basket showing three compositions of stepped and hooked diamonds about a central winged device, these alternate with surmounted serrates and appended linear diamond extensions.
height 6 7/8in, diameter 14 1/4in
See illustration

Footnotes

  • Craig Bates' notes indicate: "...the basket is very finely made. Approximately 27 stitches per inch, seven coils per inch." Ella Cain's tag reads: "11D Tillie Young Charlie. Thread like design 3rd prize at June Lake Calif. Field Day."
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