Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Kotyit (Cochiti) maker
  • figure, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 10.5 x 14 x 16 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 6 1/4 in
  • Gift of James K. Allen
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4223

The ceramic figure has a round base and a ridge at the top. The figure has a head at one end with an open mouth and the other end has a hole. It is white with nearly vertical black stripes.