Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mescalero Apache peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 19.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 5/16 x 7 5/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2122

The tall coiled bowl of medium brown plant fiber is slightly flared at the lip. The rim is darker than the body, but it is not a distinct band.