Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • United States
  • basket, late 1800s–1930
  • Where object was made: California, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 16 x 30 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/4 x 11 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2092

The round woven basket is mostly light natural colored surface with thin solid bands of dark fibers and a thick band of dark fibers with chevrons in alternating dark and light fibers. The interior of the basket is dark fibers.