Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • coolamon, late 1800s–1968
  • Where object was made: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
  • wood
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 42.5 x 15.5 x 8.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 16 3/4 x 6 1/8 x 3 3/8 in
  • Gift of James A. Sleeper
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2852

The deeply curved oval tray has short ends that are not curved up. It is undecorated, but natural color variation has provided a dark edge.