Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shallow basket
  • Mexico
  • shallow basket, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • plant fiber, buckskin, coiling
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 x 25.5 x 24.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 9/16 x 10 1/16 x 9 5/8 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4821

The very shallow round basket has coiled sides. The bottom is buckskin, which appears to be a replacement bottom. It is brown.