Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

small basket
  • unknown Havsuw’ Baaja (Havasupai) maker
  • small basket, late 1800s–1972
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • plant fiber, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 2.5 x 8.5 x 11.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 x 3 3/8 x 4 1/2 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0982

This is an oblong coiled basket. It has a light natural color with darker abstract figures in a band.