Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Qwu’lh-hwai-pum (Klikitat) or Tsilhqot'in maker
  • basket, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • cedar bark, plant fiber, coiling, imbricating
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 20 x 25.5 x 34 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 7 7/8 x 10 1/16 x 13 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2366

The coiled rectangular basket has a narrow base and flared sides. It is decorated with rows of triangles in white, black and red.