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, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 25 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9 13/16 x 9 13/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2507
Description

The woven basket has a square base, round rim, and wooden handle. There is one stripe of alternating green and red about halfway down the basket.