Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

shallow basket
  • Cherokee peoples
  • shallow basket, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 34 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 13 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2578
Description

The round basket is made of woven splints. The bottom has a raised peak in the center. It is medium brown and undecorated.