Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Nanbe Owingeh (Nambé) maker
  • pot, late 1800s–1920
  • Where object was made: Nambe Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12.5 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 7/8 x 7 7/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4382

The black ceramic pot is shaped like an inverted cone, with a small base and relatively wide, flat shoulder. The shoulder has projections around the perimeter. There is a small raised lip at the opening.