Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small basket
  • unknown Kwih-dich-chuh-aht (Makah) maker
  • small basket, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 3.5 x 6.5 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 3 3/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1006

This is a small rectangular basket with flared sides and rounded corners. It is light brown with very faded bands of a green zig zag-like design.