Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • unknown Akimel O'odham (Pima) maker
  • bowl, late 1800s–1918
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • willow, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.5 x 14.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 15/16 x 5 11/16 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2494

The small round bowl has slightly flared sides and a medium brown field with pairs of oblique lines of triangles in dark brown, alternating with a larger triangle outline and a squiggly line above. There are four repeats of the lines and triangles/squiggles.