Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small basket
  • unknown Tohono O'odham (Papago) maker
  • small basket, late 1800s–1923
  • Where object was made: Gila Bend, Arizona, United States
  • yucca, bear grass, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 15/16 x 4 5/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0983

This is a round basket with a pointed rim. It has a light natural color with brown open cross designs.