Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Tohono O'odham (Papago) maker
  • bowl, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • yucca, bear grass, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/8 x 6 1/2 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2498

The small round coiled bowl has nearly straight sides. It is decorated with three repeats of two concentric rectangle outlines in dark brown.