Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket with human figures
  • unknown Nyyhmy (Mono) maker
  • basket with human figures, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: California, United States
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13 x 24 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/8 x 9 7/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2093

The round basket has a flat shoulder. It has clusters of four triangles in dark fibers on the shoulder. It has a band of human figures (alternatly wearing pants and skirts) in dark fibers around the bottom.