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bowl with handle and spout
  • Kotyit (Cochiti) peoples
  • bowl with handle and spout, circa 1890-circa 1950
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 16.5 x 20 x 22.5 cm depth includes spout
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 1/2 x 7 7/8 x 8 7/8 in depth includes spout
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4231
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The globular pot has a handle spanning the opening and a short spout. The spout appears to be an animal head. The bottom of the pot is red. The field is painted white and decorated with black line designs with red fill that resembles trees and leaves. There are red dots around the spout and a triangle of scallops under the spout and opposite the spout. The handle is white with red lines.