Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Penawapskewi (Penobscot) maker
  • basket, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: United States or Canada
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 16 x 13 cm height with loop
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 1/4 x 5 1/8 in height with loop
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2099

The small cylindrical basket has a very open honeycomb-like weave. Two small strips form loops on one side and there is another loop above them at the rim.