Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket with handle
  • unknown Aniyunwiya (Cherokee) or Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) maker
  • basket with handle, late 1800s–mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 26 x 22.5 x 24.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 10 1/4 x 8 7/8 x 9 5/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2432

The square woven basket has rounded sides, a round rim, and one handle. The decorative band in middle has a green stripe, red stripe, and green stripe. It has a red rim.