Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cedar bark mat
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • cedar bark mat, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • cedar bark, weaving
  • Object Length/Width: 142 x 80 cm
    Object Length/Width: 55 7/8 x 31 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6580

The rectangular mat is woven from narrow strips of cedar bark. It is brown (or orange), light brown, and dark brown woven into a plaid pattern.