Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Western Apache peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • willow, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.5 x 32 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 15/16 x 12 5/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2219

The round 3-rod coiled basket is decorated with a large scale checkerboard (two rows) of the lighter field color and blocks of dark parallel lines.