A GROUP OF FOUR VARIOUS NATIVE AMERICAN WOVEN BASKETRY WARES, comprising a circular Pima woven willow and devil's claw coiled shallow dish, centering a whirling three arm device within a conforming serrated line border, diameter: 17 1/2"; a Northwest polychrome painted woven reed and grasses circular tray centering a circular wood panel of red, green, yellow, and orange triangular devices in ring form, enclosed by conforming reeds bound with spinning patterned rows of grass binding, diameter: 13 1/2"; a polychrome woven grasses lidded bowl, of circular form and conforming lid centering a red five point star on a blue five point star, within a woven, "RUTH & BRENTON," and zigzag details, above sides centering U.S. shields alternating "Ruth E Brenton," opposite a circular framed bust of a horse and interspersed with five point stars over blossoms, height: 4 5/8", diameter: 11"; a finely woven cane and reeds shaped circular basket with arched wood splint handle, above a circular cane strapped wood splint mouth and tapering sides centering a stylized spread winged bird/insect device, height: 9 1/2", length: 10 3/8", depth: 9".
Each in good condition for basket wares of this age, use and materials, with dust buildup in crevices, normal fading of colors. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS."