Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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figural vase
  • unknown Kotyit (Cochiti) maker
  • figural vase, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18.5 x 14.5 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/4 x 5 11/16 x 7 7/8 in
  • Gift of James K. Allen
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4221
Label Text

The pot has a globular base and two spouts. Each spout is shaped like an animal head with pointed ears and an open mouth. The bottom of the pot is red. The top, including the heads, is painted white with black dots.