Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket with lid
  • Coushatta peoples
  • basket with lid, 1974
  • Where object was made: North Carolina, United States
  • pine needles, plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 8.5 x 14 x 17 cm height with lid
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 6 11/16 in height with lid
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2483.a,b
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Description

The round basket (2007.2483.a) tapers as it goes up. The two handles low on the basket at the widest point are created by pulling coils out. The lid (2007.2483.b) has a flat top and straight sides.