Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • United States
  • bowl, late 1800s–1999
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 19 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/2 x 7 1/2 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2180

The round basket has alternating coils of medium brown and light natural fibers. Each coil is fully wrapped, but stitches to the previous coil are spaced out, and leave a small space between the coils.