Nick Clark, president of the National Center for Great Lakes Native American Culture, says, "The Strawberry Basket is made for and given to new-born babies and it is a treasure kept through their entire life and taken with them to the Spirit World.
CLARA NEPTUNE KEEZER- STRAWBERRY BASKET Hand Woven by the 2002 NEA National Heritage Fellow- Clara Keezer, of the Native American Wabanaki Passamaquoddy Fine clean weave with tight curlicues. 6 1/2" Tall Condition - Fine with Mild Fading SOLD $49.97
Five Native American Iroquois Basket Mohawk Split Ash Sweetgrass
5 Native American Iroquois Basket Mohawk Split Ash Sweetgrass Akwasasne Mohawk Reservation, NY The 1st basket is split ash by Rita Mitchell. measures 4.25" x 3.5" x 3" 2nd basket made by Florence Benedict is split ash w/ sweetgrass & curly cue design. It is 3.5" x 2.5" 3rd basket by Lenora David is a small back pack made from split ash w sweetgrass trim. It measures 2.25" x 2" x 2" x 1 3/8" deep. 4th basket by James Jacobs is purple dyed split ash & sweetgrass, w a curly cue design 2 1/8…