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Lot 0040B
Pre-Columbia, Peru, central coast, Chancay, ca. 1000 to 1300 CE. Nicely preserved sewing or weaver's basket of woven reed, filled with original sewing implements. Includes balls of yarn, weaving sticks, several with wound threads and two with pottery spindle whorls. A wonderful example of tools and materials used to create ancient textiles! Size: 7" L x 11" W x 3" H (17.8 cm x 27.9 cm x 7.6 cm)

Provenance: private Tampa, Florida, USA collection

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Expected wear commensurate with age, use, and weathering as shown.

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Chancay Weavers Basket w/ Utensils

Estimate $700 - $900Mar 1, 2018
686 S. Taylor Avenue Suite 106
Louisville, CO 80027
United States
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