Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bowl
  • 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
Description

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.