Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Akimel O'odham (Pima) peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • willow, martynia, bear grass, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6.5 x 23.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/2 x 9 1/4 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2361

The round coiled bowl has a dark brown bottom and a key-like pattern on the sides. It has dark whipstitch on the rim.