Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Southwestern peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • martynia, plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10.5 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 1/8 x 6 1/2 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4819

The small jar-like bowl has a narrow base and flaring sides to a rounded shoulder. It is brown and is decorated with four darker brown triangle outlines that have a medium brown triangle outline inside. It has a dark brown rim.