Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • tray, late 1800s–1930
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • yucca, willow, martynia, bear grass, coiling
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4 x 20.5 x 28.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 9/16 x 8 1/16 x 11 1/4 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0994

This coiled oval tray has four diagonal bands of darker yellow edged in brown. The outer two coils are separated to form handles.