Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket with handle
  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • basket with handle, 1915
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • yucca, bear grass, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 10 x 10 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 x 5 5/16 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2201
Description

The small oval coiled basket has a handle attached on the long sides and four dark backward "S" shapes.