Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shallow bowl
  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • shallow bowl, 1920
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • plant fiber, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 18 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/8 x 7 1/16 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0998

This is a small, shallow bowl that is a light natural color with a brown eagle in the center surrounded by four bars. There is a dark whipstitch around the rim.