Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Tohono O'odham (Papago) maker
  • bowl, late 1800s–1930
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • yucca, bear grass, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14 x 31.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/2 x 12 3/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2223

The deep bowl has slightly flared sides. It is decorated with a band of large diamond outlines. It has a flat bottom with two thin dark bands and dark whipstitch on the rim.