Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • basket, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States?
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 15 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 7/8 x 10 1/4 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2523

The round bowl has a scooped bottom and straight sides. There is one band of open zigzag near the rim and pairs of short dark vertical lines are scattered over the surface.