Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tohono O'odham (Papago) peoples
  • plaque, late 1800s–1999
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • yucca, martynia, coiling
  • Object Height/Width: 23 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 8 5/8 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5061

The flat, round plaque is coiled. It has a dark brown field with a light natural four petal flower in the center. It has a light natural rim with dark brown "x's."