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basket (plate)
  • Africa
  • basket (plate), 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Africa
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Diameter: 35.56 cm
    Object Diameter: 14 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.020

Basketry tray woven from dark brown plant fibers. The tray is mostly flat with a dlight depression at the center. There is a faint pattern of petal shapes woven into the plant fibers. The interior is lighter in color, possibly from food residue.