Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket with lid
  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • basket with lid, late 1800s–1981
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • bear grass, yucca, coiling
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 10 x 16 x 17.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 7/8 x 6 1/4 x 6 7/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2265.a,b

The oval split stiched coiled basket (2007.2265.a) has a lid (2007.2265.b). The basket has a constricted oval opening. The oval lid is flat, with a rim and a small handle.