Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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animal figure
  • Southwestern peoples
  • animal figure, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 7.5 x 5 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of James K. Allen
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7230

The small figure is a four-legged animal, possibly a dog. His head is turned to the left and he has pointed ears and a short tail. The figure is white with faint and irregular yellow spots.