- Hopi artist
- Tray, mid-late 19th century
- Plant fiber, dye
- Arizona, United States
- H: 2 1/2 in, dia.: 15 1/8 in (H: 6.3 cm, dia.: 38.4 cm)
- Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
Inscribed, on base, "166857 Hopi Mor...".
This is a meal tray constructed with a coiled weave technique. The coils are roughly 2.2 cm. wide. The object is decorated with cross bands of blue-black and yellow forming a stylized swastika or swirling star design in the center. The rim of the tray is slightly raised.