Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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lidded basket
  • Philippines
  • lidded basket, late 1800s–1999
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2243

The small basket has a lid attached by a string. It has a small braided ring with a second ring for a handle and a small braided loop on the basket and a wrapped loop for closure. It was originally filled with lavender, which has been removed to a plastic bag.