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Wicker Plaque #1 Stylized Butterfly Design

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About The Wicker Plaque #1 Stylized Butterfly Design

Color fading due to UV light exposure is unmistakable when comparing this plaque's front versus the back side.

Savvy Price $450.00

Gallery Price $550.00

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Description

Color fading due to UV light exposure is unmistakable when comparing this plaque's front versus the back side.

About the Artist

Coiled baskets made from native vegetal fibers and dyes, are configured at Second Mesa villages--Shungopovi, Shipaulovi and Mishongnovi. Wicker baskets, made from native vegetal fibers and mineral and vegetal dyes, are produced at Third Mesa villages, including Oraibi, Kykotsmovi and Hotevilla in northeastern Arizona. If you are interested in learning the complete execution of these baskets, obtain Hopi Basket Weaving Artistry in Natural Fibers by Helga Teiwes. The photography is detailed and clear and the text is very informative.

Medium Sumac foundation, yucca rim treatment, rabbit brush weft
Size 13 3/8" diameter
Date of creation Circa 1945
Condition Aside from color fading on front, no broken stitches, no evidence of wear or soiling
Provenance Bo Ba
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