Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Ramona Pena
  • bowl, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Mesa Grande, San Diego County, California, United States
  • rush grass (juncus), coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 15 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 5 7/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2214

The globular bowl has a flat bottom and a brown four petaled flower with four dark brown leaves/diamonds on the bottom, coming up onto the sides. There is an irregular stepped pattern around the top half of the bowl.