Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small basket with lid
  • unknown Unangan (Aleut) maker
  • small basket with lid, early 1900s–1950
  • Where object was made: Attu Island, District of Alaska or Alaska Territory (present-day Alaska), United States
  • cedar bark, sea grass, dyeing, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 9/16 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gertrude W. Green
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1007.a,b

This small round basket (2007.1007.a) has a lid (2007.1007.b). It has a light natural-colored field. There are two red ducks and red zig zags over a band of red. The lid has bars of red.