Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Kotyit (Cochiti) maker
  • bowl, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13.5 x 23 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 5/16 x 9 1/16 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4152

The ceramic bowl has a white field with two raised snakes. The snakes are decorated with black triangles and red dots. There is a large triangular design between the snakes that has horizontal black lines, two clusters of three triangles and triangles along the bottom two edges.