Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • basket, early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing?
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.5 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/8 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2464

The round coiled basket has slightly flared sides. The coils are slightly separated. It has a light natural colored field decorated by three light orange triangles, pointed downward, and three dark brown triangles, pointed down.