Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small lid
  • unknown Kwih-dich-chuh-aht (Makah) maker
  • small lid, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.5 x 8.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9/16 x 3 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0992

This is a small, round lid with a flat top and a shallow side. It has a light natural-colored field with a dark rim and a ring of diamonds of red and brown on the perimeter.