Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bowl
  • Akimel O'odham (Pima) peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–1992
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • willow, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.5 x 39.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/8 x 15 1/2 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2409
Description

The round shallow bowl has a flat bottom and flared sides. The bottom has a large dark circle. There are two bands of a stretched 'key" pattern. The top band has crosses between each "key" element. It has dark whipstitch on the rim.