Hopi Pueblo Third Mesa Wicker Plaque with Green Center

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Weaver Unknown
  • Category: Trays and Plaques
  • Origin: Hopi Pueblo, Hopituh Shi-nu-mu
  • Medium: dunebroom, rabbit brush, yucca, dyes
  • Size: 11-½” diameter
  • Item # C4502G
  • Price: $390

At the center of this Third Mesa wicker plaque is a rounded form in forest green.  Outlining the green is a thin black and white circle, followed by bands of yellow, blue, orange, and another black and white band at the rim.   Each of these bands of color is separated by thin lines of black and white.  The rim is wrapped in dyed yucca.


Condition: very good condition with no discernable fading of colors

Provenance: this Hopi Pueblo Third Mesa Wicker Plaque with Green Center is from the extensive collection of a client from California

Recommended Reading: Hopi Basket Weaving: Artistry in Natural Fibers by Helga Teiwes

Close up view of this basket.

Weaver Unknown
  • Category: Trays and Plaques
  • Origin: Hopi Pueblo, Hopituh Shi-nu-mu
  • Medium: dunebroom, rabbit brush, yucca, dyes
  • Size: 11-½” diameter
  • Item # C4502G
  • Price: $390

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