Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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very small wall basket
  • Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) or Mi'kmaq (Micmac) peoples
  • very small wall basket, late 1800s–mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Canada or United States
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 10 x 9 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 7/8 x 3 1/2 x 1 15/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0962

This is a faded red and green rectangular basket with a back panel. There are prominent loops on three walls of the basket and the tall panel has a six-pointed star shape and a loop for hanging.