Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small bowl with handle
  • unknown Kotyit (Cochiti) maker
  • small bowl with handle, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in
  • Gift from the Harold Eicholtz Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4201

The small bowl has a handle of two twisted coils. The outside of the bowl is decorated with downward pointing red waves on a white field. The red handle is decorated with black and white dots. There is a small bird figure at one end of the handle. It has a red head and a black body with white dots.