Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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very small basket
  • Akimel O'odham (Pima) peoples
  • very small basket, late 1800s–1989
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • willow, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/8 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of R. B. Aker
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0966
Description

This is a small coiled basket with a pattern identified as "four winds" woven from devil's claw.