Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shallow basket
  • Country Unknown
  • shallow basket, late 1800s–1999
  • pine needles, plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4.5 x 15 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/4 x 5 7/8 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0959

Bundles of pine needles are coiled into a shallow bowl shape and held by strips of plant fiber. There are darker needles on the rim and in the center of the bowl.