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Native American Baskets

 


About Jane Zumbrunnen

She is a Native American (Micmac) Basketmaker, specializing in traditional and fancy brown ash and sweetgrass baskets. She is also the 1997 receipient of the Traditional Artists Apprenticeship Award from the Maine Arts Commission for her achievement as a Master Micmac basketmaker.


berry basket ash splint

Signed: Arlette Patterson

Circa: unknown

Condition: excellent

Size: 6.25" D x 7” H including handle

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berry basket ash splint

$45.00

large berry basket ash splint

Signed: unmarked

Circa: unknown

Condition: excellent with old stains on the bottom

Size: 8.50" D x 7.25” H including handle

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large berry basket

$65.00

large Maine potato basket ash splint marked “Mahan” on the handle, reinforced bottom with double inner rim

Saigned: “Mahan” on handle

Circa: unknown

Condition: excellent

Size: 16" D x 11” H including handle

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large potato basket

$125.00

Micmac Native American ash splint loop square basket with sweetgrass around the lip

Signed: Jane Zumbrunnen

Circa: Nov. 1989

Condition: excellent

Size: 7" x 7” x 3” H

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loop square basket

$75.00

This beautiful vintage basket is the largest woodlands American Indian basket I have ever seen with lots of loops and two handles! Possible Northeast or Great Lakes, in excellent condition, early to mid 20th century.

Signed: no marks

Circa: early/mid 20th cen.

Condition: excellent

Size: 21" H x 19" W

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large woodlands basket

$175.00

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