Oval Nuu Chah Nulth Basket with woven text "Ucluelet B.C."

This is one of those uncommon baskets that has the name of a location woven in to the body of the basket.  In this instance it is Uculuelet BC which is the name of a First Nation reserve on the west coast of Vancouver Island and also a port.  The name means "people of the safe harbor"  The basket is oval in shape with a very colorful lid.  It is bright and in excellent condition.

L. 3 ¼" : W. 2 ¼": H. 1 ⅞"

c.  1980
Sold #7733

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