Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Ojibwe (Ojibwa) maker
  • basket, early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Northeastern United States
  • ash wood, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 26 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 5/16 x 10 1/4 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2569

The round basket has scooped sides and light green and yellow vertical stripes. The rim is decorated with triangular yellow decorative loops. The band of decorative loops at the base acts as a foot. The bottom is a light natural color.