Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Hupa, Karuk (Karok), or Yurok peoples
  • lid, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: California, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Diameter: 16.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 6 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1039

This is a round, dome-shaped lid. Darker fiber used to make the lid is visible as a small circle in the center of the top. There is a lighter field woven over the top and six even darker triangles through a field of tan.