Native American Art-Authentic Navajo Artifact-Vintage Navajo PITCH BASKET-Rose Laughter

  • $265.00

Native American Art - 100% Authentic Navajo Artifact - Unique vintage Navajo pitch basket by Navajo artist Rose Laughter. Basket is dipped in pitch with horsehair handles.

The Navajo dip their baskets in hot pitch in order to make them waterproof. Because the pitch basket is much lighter pottery, it allows them to make bigger baskets, and thus carry more water. This technique is still used today in Navajo communities today.

Size: Approx. 4 1/2" tall, 6" wide - top opening is 3 1/2"
Artist: Rose Laughter

Collector card included.

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