Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Hopi maker
  • basket, late 1800s–1930
  • Where object was made: Third Mesa, Arizona, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 21 x 23 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 1/4 x 9 1/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2335

The woven cylindrical basket is decorated with two orange bands and a checkerboard band of dark and natural field color. The bottom is all checkerboard.