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Wisconsin Winnebago or Ojibwa Basket 1940

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Recent activity89901 of 111044This is an Attu basket. It is a finely woven(by my people, Aleuts) its even water-proof. My tribes history goes back 9000 yrsGrandfather's WWII Victory Medal, Metallic Art co. Still in the box!
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My grandfather operated a store in Hayward Wisconsin and received this from an Indian man as payment for goods. I was told it was Ojibwa and was trying to determine more about the actual origin and value. We always enjoyed it. It stands about 30 inches tall and 18 inches in diameter.

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