Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–1935
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • yucca, bear grass, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12 x 27.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 3/4 x 10 13/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2208

The round coiled basket has rounded sides and a flat bottom. There are dark outlines, on its side separated with a dark line. They repeat four times. There is dark whipstitch on the rim.