Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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gourd container
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • gourd container, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • gourd
  • Object Height/Diameter: 17 x 19 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 6 11/16 x 7 1/2 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5383

The spherical orange gourd has a round opening.

It was used to store and carry seeds.