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Lot 0143D
**Originally Listed At $100**

West Africa, probably Nigeria, Hausa people, ca. mid 20th century CE. A woven reed/rattan basket with a lid, both the bottom of the basket and the lid formed with four points projecting from a raised surface. The woven rattan forms a diamond between the points on each side on top and bottom. The lid fits snugly within a woven rim; a woven string connects the lid to the base. Size: 10" W x 7.25" H (25.4 cm x 18.4 cm)

Provenance: Adeon Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA, acquired prior to 1970

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Dark patina with signs of wear.

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20th C. African Hausa Woven Reed Lidded Basket

Estimate $150 - $225Feb 1, 2018
686 S. Taylor Avenue Suite 106
Louisville, CO 80027
United States
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