Tortuga Lidded Basket - Tohono O'Odham
This handwoven lidded Tortoise Basket is by Tohono O'Odham artists Della & Fred Cruz from Sells, Arizona. Della and Fred are known for their signature 3- Dimensional sculptural baskets. These baskets measure approximately 4 inches in diameter and 3.5 inches high. Neck is about 1.75 inches long and legs are approx. 1.5 inches high.
Plant materials are hand gathered from the Sonoran Desert. Coils are native beargrass and the split stitches are of sun bleached and unbleached yucca. Keep away from sunlight to maintain color variations.
Measurements are approximate and details may vary.