Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shallow bowl
  • Mescalero Apache peoples
  • shallow bowl, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.5 x 38 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/8 x 14 15/16 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4825

The large shallow coiled basket has a light brown field decorated with a darker brown flower-shaped outline.