Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

shallow basket
  • unknown Karuk (Karok), Natinixwe (Hupa), or Yurok maker
  • shallow basket, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: California, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 19 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/8 x 7 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5066

The small round, shallow basket has a light brown field with four dark brown arms with stepped edges spiraling from the center.