Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket
  • Lillooet peoples
  • basket, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: British Columbia, Canada
  • cedar bark, plant fiber, coiling, imbricating, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 3/4 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2634
Description

The round basket has a scalloped rim. The bottom of the basket is slightly flared. It has a cedar body with three bands of decoration in alternating offset blocks of dark blue and green.