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: 132 x 96 cm
    Object Length/Width: 51 15/16 x 37 13/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6625

The large rectangular mat is woven from strips of dark brown cedar bark. The sporadically placed very dark brown strips suggest stripes.