Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–1923
  • Where object was made: Gila Bend, Arizona, United States
  • yucca, bear grass, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5 x 30 x 33.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 15/16 x 11 3/4 x 13 3/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0996

This is a shallow bowl with a multi-pointed rim. It has a light natural-colored field with a band of brown decoration.