Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • basket, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cedar, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 11.5 x 15.5 x 26 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 4 1/2 x 6 1/8 x 10 1/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2655

The rectangular basket has rounded corners and a light natural horiztonal element that is visible since the darker brown vertical elements alternate from the inside or outside of the basket, giving an overall vertical striped appearance.