Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • bowl, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • yucca, bear grass, coiling, dyeing?
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 15/16 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2187

The small round coiled basket has straight sides and oblique rows of "L's" on their sides/backs in a darker yellow color than the field.