Specializing in Native American Crafts Since 1916

Jicarilla Apache Fishing Creel Basket

Size: 13.25" L8.5" W5.75" H
SKU: 900149692




Willow, wood, brass, commercially tanned leather, sinew thread. Creel with woven holes to allow for straps and latch string. Painted design of Native pigment. Wooden lid of commercial leather hinges attached with brass tacks. Commercial chain attaching the latch.

Condition: Good condition. Stitch loss on one side and some broken stitches. Stitch loss at back bottom edge. One leather hinge broken. Scattered broken stitches throughout the rest of the basketry, less than 2%.

Circa: 1890s

View Cart
Your Shopping Cart
Book Now