Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Southwestern peoples
  • basket, 1980s
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/8 x 9 13/16 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4818

The round coiled basket has a flat bottom and flared sides. The bottom has a purple field and a light natural colored starburst pattern. The sides have a green zigzag with dark yellow triangles below and light natural triangles above.