Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Valley Zapotec peoples
  • basket, 1989
  • Where object was made: Santa Cruz Papalutla, Mexico
  • cane, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8 x 24 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/8 x 9 7/16 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4814

The round basket has a flat bottom and slightly flared sides. Wide vertical elements are visible on the interior. It is a light natural color.