Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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plaque with turtle design
  • Daisy Allison
    active: United States
  • plaque with turtle design, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • plant fiber, coiling, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3.5 x 31 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/8 x 12 3/16 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gene and Shirley Thomas
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0287

Round plaque, slightly concave. Light natural field. Dark brown turtle in center with a yellow circle on shell. Bands of orange, yellow and dark brown around turtle and outermost band is yellow triangles with dark brown outlines.