African Art
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Basket

mid-20th century, before 1960

Reed, fiber and analine dye

5 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 10 in. (13.97 x 26.67 x 25.4 cm)
Gift of Dr. Carolyn Barnes
2012.161.1
Culture: 
Kuria
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Baskets
Geography: 
Country Kenya
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased by the donor in 1960 or 1961 from a local basket maker at her home
Gift of Dr. Carolyn Barnes to Yale University Art Gallery in 2012

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