Etched Basket – MN Ribbons, Bears and Turtle


Atikamekw artisan Marcelline Nawashish crafted this lidded birch bark basket. It features an etched turtle on one side, bears on the other and leaves throughout. Accented with ribbons in the colours of a traditional medicine wheel, it is a spectacular example of age old techniques. Measures 12″/30 cm high and 7″/18 cm diameter at the top.