Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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yunya' pu (plaque or tray)
  • unknown Hopi maker
  • yunya' pu (plaque or tray), late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Third Mesa, Arizona, United States
  • plant fiber, braiding, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3.5 x 40.5 cm height to rim
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/8 x 15 15/16 in height to rim
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1048

The round plaque is raised in the center, and has concentric bands of red, orange, green, yellow, and brown. The center field is a green and red checkerboard.