Handmade North West Coast Tlingit Style Basket
Add this Antique Tlingit Style Basket to your collection! The basket maker used Spruce Root to make the basket.
Tlingit baskets are traditional woven baskets made by the Tlingit people, an indigenous group from the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America. Basket makers collect the roots of the Sitka Spruce to create utilitarian baskets for storage.
This Basket stands 3″ tall and 4″ in diameter on the bottom. The top opens to 6.25″ in diameter. You will see one small break where a tag was attached to the basket. Structurally, this Basket is in very good condition. One of a Kind!
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