Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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boot shaped container
  • unknown Kotyit (Cochiti) maker
  • boot shaped container, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 15 x 11 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 5 7/8 x 4 5/16 x 6 11/16 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Allen Phillips
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4230

The ceramic boot has a white field. There are rows of black oval outlines across the top of the foot. There are scallops of parallel lines at the heel and around the top of the boot with straight parallel lines on the heel area.