191223-18 Antique Nootka Indian Basket Over Abalone Shell
Early 20th Century
Basketry Pictorial with "UCLUELET. BC" , Two Whaling Canoes and oval motif.
1 3/4" x 3 1/4" x 4 7/8"
Ucluelet (/juːˈkluːlɪt/, also Ukee locally) is a district municipality (population about 1,717) on the Ucluelet Peninsula on the west coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. Ucluelet means "people of the safe harbour" in the indigenous Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) language.