Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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very small lidded basket
  • unknown Hopi maker
  • very small lidded basket, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • plant fiber, dyeing, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5 x 4 cm height includes handle
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 15/16 x 1 9/16 in height includes handle
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1019

This is a miniature round coiled basket with attached lid and handle. It is a light natural color with faded green, purple, and pink color blocks on the lid.