Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Washoe maker
  • basket, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: California or Nevada, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, braiding
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 6 11/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2115

The round basket has open-weave sides and a woven band midway up the side. It has a braided rim and an uneven bottom.