Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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clam basket
  • Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl) peoples
  • clam basket, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Ft. Rupert, British Columbia, Canada
  • cedar bark?, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 13 x 15.5 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 5 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 8 5/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2664
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The small rectangular basket with flared sides has a very open, sieve-like weave. It is undecorated.