Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Hopi peoples
  • plaque, late 1800s–1930
  • Where object was made: Third Mesa, Arizona, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Diameter: 32 cm
    Object Diameter: 12 5/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1029

This is a round plaque with a tan field. It has a human or katsina face in the center (possibly Butterfly Maiden), woven of dark gray and yellow fibers. It has a dark band around the edge.