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  • Tortuga Lidded Basket - Tohono O'odham
  • Tortuga Lidded Basket - Tohono O'odham

Tortuga Lidded Basket - Tohono O'odham

CRUZ009

This handwoven lidded Tortoise Basket is by Tohono O'odham artist Fred Cruz from Sells, Arizona. Della and Fred are known for their signature 3-Dimensional sculptural baskets. These baskets measure approximately 5 inches in diameter and 4 inches high. Neck measures about 2 inches long and legs are approx. 1.75 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 Soaptree Yucca.

Measurements are approximate and some details may vary, as each is handmade

Keep away from sunlight to maintain color variations.

  • $65.00

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Betsy
A Tortugan Tour de Force

With rich color and a lusciously sweet scent of beargrass, this turtle has so much character. A remarkable job of weaving his head and feet. Light in weight yet capable of containing a good deal while entertaining you with every glance.