170429-29 Pomo Treasure Feathered Boat Basket by Enrique Arroyo
late 20th century
2" x 2 1/2"
Very finely coiled feathered basket woven of sedge. Enrique, a noted Master weaver of Traditional Pomo baskets, is of Mexican heritage, and married into the famous Pomo weaving family of Rose Anderson.
Rose taught Enrique all of the traditional Pomo methods of weaving and locations in the gathering of the materials, and Enrique is today considered one of the finest weavers of Pomo basketry still weaving. His pieces are in museums and private collections across the nation.