Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small basket
  • Pomo peoples
  • small basket, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: California, United States
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0967

This is a short, round basket with one rod coiled. It has a light brown field with dark brown pine tree or arrowhead shapes and three sets of two converging lines.