Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small bowl
  • Dolorita
  • small bowl, late 1800s–1988
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint, burnishing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4.5 x 10.5 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/4 x 4 1/8 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of Margaret L. Hoopes
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4136
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The small, shallow oval bowl has a red bottom. It is decorated with four iterations of a design consisting of a blue triangle with a light brown stepped triangle outline above. There are two blue triangles in the negative space around a stepped triangle with two diagonal dotted lines on either side. It has a red interior.