Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shallow bowl
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • shallow bowl, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • cedar bark, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.5 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/8 x 8 1/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2557

The shallow woven basket has slightly flared sides and a point in the center of the bottom. It is medium brown with two bands of raised medium brown fibers on the outside. It is undecorated otherwise.