Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tlingit peoples
  • basket, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: District of Alaska or Alaska Territory (present-day Alaska), United States or British Columbia, Cana
  • plant fiber, cloth, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 35 x 34.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 13 3/4 x 13 9/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2306

The pliable, cylindrical woven basket is dark brown and undecorated except for a green (?) cloth patch on the bottom.