Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket lid
  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • basket lid, late 1800s–1935
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • yucca, bear grass, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.5 x 16 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/8 x 6 1/4 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0990

The coiled basket lid has a small handle. It has a light natural color with a darker brown pinwheel pattern.