Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cylindrical basket
  • Mexico
  • cylindrical basket, late 1800s–1979
  • Where object was made: Mexico?
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 16.5 x 20 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 1/2 x 7 7/8 x 4 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5426

The once cylindrical basket has a field of faded purple and pink and four sets of concentric light natural squares. It has a light natural band at the top and bottom.