Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small basket with handle
  • United States
  • small basket with handle, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 6 cm height includes handle
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 2 3/8 in height includes handle
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2129

The small woven basket has a square bottom with rounded sides. It has raised and twisted weft on the bottom band. The handle is one strip of the plant fiber.