Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Hopi maker
  • plaque, late 1800s–1930
  • Where object was made: Third Mesa, Arizona, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3.5 x 37 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/8 x 14 9/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1051

The plaited plaque has faded green and yellow fibers, mixed with dark and light tan fibers to make a checkerboard pattern.