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Ollas- Small Wire Basket
This delicate orange and white wire basket was made by Kevin Throssell, an American Indian artist whose grandfather taught him how to make traditional wire baskets from baling wire. These baskets were designed to hold cactus buds in Arizona. Throssell added decorative finishes to his wire technique for the more humid Kansas climate. By Kevin Throssell of Mayetta, Kansas.

2 inches in diameter, 2.5 inches high

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Kevin Throssell learned to make wire cactus bud baskets from his grandfather. He adapted the technique to make beautiful functional baskets with modern materials. Read more

Item #002404