Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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winnowing basket
  • Muscogee (Creek) peoples
  • winnowing basket, late 1800s–1981
  • Where object was made: Oklahoma, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, braiding
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 11 x 30 x 30 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 4 5/16 x 11 3/4 x 11 3/4 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2244
Description

The short basket has a square open weave bottom. The braided rim is narrower than the bottom.