Polychrome Lidded Coiled Basketry Jar

Lonita Cruz

Polychrome Lidded Coiled Basketry Jar, Baskets by Lonita Cruz
  • Cruz basket
  • Tohono O'odham basket
Marked Down $350.00
Gallery Price $650.00
Title
Polychrome Lidded Coiled Basketry Jar
Artist
Lonita Cruz
Medium
Bundle foundation of grasses, bleached yucca, martynia, red yucca root
Size
8 1/2" height X 9 1/2" maximum diameter
Coil count
5 coils per inch
Stitch count
8 stitches per inch on jar, more stitches on lid per inch
Signed
Artist's name is written on paper attached to interior
Condition
Mint !
Provenance
JMB collection
About The Polychrome Lidded Coiled Basketry Jar

Snug fitting lid, crisp contours-- this basket was made with extreme care and devotion to detail !

About Lonita Cruz
Twentieth century basketmaker from Tohono O'odham, an Arizona tribe
Cultures

American Indian, Women Artists

Medium

Baskets

Subject

Keywords

Lonita Cruz, Cruz basket, Tohono O'odham basket