Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket with handle
  • Mi'kmaq peoples
  • basket with handle, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Northeastern United States
  • plant fiber, wood, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 28 x 24 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 9 7/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2504
Description

The light natural colored basket has a square bottom and a round wooden rim that makes the overall basket round. The wooden handle is squared, rather than rounded. The basket is undecorated.