Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Rosita Cata
    born 1950, active 1960s–present
    born: San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • bowl, 1970s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.5 x 17.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/4 x 6 7/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4462

The bowl has a glossy red bottom and a wide band of light brown and red decoration. The decoration has red triangles, red stepped triangles and red semicircles, all with a thin whtie outline. The band is light brown. There are some white shapes within the red shapes, including a white triangle and a white teardrop shape.