Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Chemehuevi maker
  • bowl, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.5 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/4 x 8 1/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2086

The 3-rod coiled bowl consists mostly of medium brown fibers, but there is a band of dark diamonds around the top, with a border. There is a small dark ring at the edge of the bottom.