Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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very small basket with lid
  • United States
  • very small basket with lid, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, metal, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5 x 5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 2 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1012.a,b

The miniature rectangular, pot-bellied basket (2007.1012.a) has a handle and lid (2007.1012.b). The lid sits atop the basket without a rim. The moveable handle is nailed on. It is a light brown color.