Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Teresita Naranjo
    1919–1999, active 1935–1999
    born: Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • bowl, mid 1900s–1981
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, carving, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 5/16 x 7 7/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4099

The ceramic bowl has a glossy red surface. The decorated band is a stylized and winding geometric decoration with the clay removed around it. The recessed area is yellow or tan.