Polychrome Friendship Dancers with Maze Basket - Tohono O'odham
This magnificent polychrome basket is by Tohono O'odham Master Weaver, Marian Cruz. It depicts the traditional Man-in-the-Maze (I'itoi) design encircled by 15 polychrome Friendship Dancers, and Medicine Man holding a rattle, at at the center top.
Woven from sun-bleached Soaptree Yucca (white), Devil's Claw (black) and Banana Yucca root (red).
Basket measures 12 inches in diameter and 1.75 inches deep.