Antique Hupa Indian Northern California Whirling Log Basket Poison Flask Bottle. This is an overlay technique used to cover a hand blown brown glass bottle flask. It is decorated with Swastika's which is an auspicious symbol meaning "good fortune" or "well being".
The bottle dates circa 1910. It measures 8 1/4" tall x 3 3/8" wide x 2 1/4 deep. It retains the original cork but it is pushed in flush with the top. The basket is in amazing condition with dark colors and no damage.The piece is from the estate of Patrick Gaynor. He was an early Humboldt County residence and an accountant. This piece was give in trade for help with accounting on the Hupa Valley Indian Reservation. It is of exceptional quality and not to be missed. Most of Europe and Japan can go First Class when under 4 pounds. You are to make up your own mind in regards to its actual age and value. Items are not returnable if it is not of the age or value you wished it to be, with No Exceptions. If an item is dated, we completely guarantee it to be of that period, or earlier. Many of the items listed are old antique pieces 100 plus years old. We are very happy to work with people whenever possible.
The item "Antique Hupa Indian Northern California Whirling Log Basket Poison Flask Bottle" is in sale since Tuesday, July 19, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Baskets". The seller is "yzmorris" and is located in San Diego, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.