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Object description

  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) artist
  • Basket, before 1933
  • Plant fiber, pigment
  • Arizona, United States
  • H: 2 1/4 in, dia.: 16 1/4 in (H: 5.7 cm, dia.: 41.3 cm)
  • Gift of Mrs. Etta W. Southwick, 1933
  • E21113


This is a round and shallow basket constructed with a coiled weave technique. The basket is decorated with a geometric, stylized, swastika design in dark brown on a light brown background.