Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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round tray
  • Eliza Sumpka
  • round tray, early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Tallequah, Oklahoma, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.5 x 29 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/8 x 11 3/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2476
Description

On the shallow round tray the sides are a looped openweave. The bottom has two decorated bands. The middle is blocks of red alternating with the light natural field color. The outer band is in alternating blocks of red and green.