Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wedding basket
  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • wedding basket, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Arizona or New Mexico, United States
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13 x 46 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/8 x 18 1/8 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gene and Shirley Thomas
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0274

Basket with a rounded bottom and flared sides. Natural colored field with a nearly complete orange circle with bands of black triangles on either side of the band.