Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • basket, 1920
  • Where object was made: San Bernardino Mission, California, United States
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6 x 14.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/8 x 5 11/16 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2446

The round coiled basket has a flat bottom and the sides curve in slightly as it goes up. It has a light to medium brown field and four repeats of an "X" design in dark brown with a center line of field color.