Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wedding basket
  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • wedding basket, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 40 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 15 3/4 in
  • Gift from the Security Benefit Group of Companies
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4824
Label Text

The shallow coiled basket has a light natural colored field. It is a nearly complete orange-brown circle with black triangles on either side.