Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small pot
  • Stella Tafoya Chavarria
    born 1939, active 1955–?
    active: United States
  • small pot, late 1900s–1988
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, carving, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/8 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of Margaret L. Hoopes
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4398

The small globular pot is a glossy black with matte black in the carved decoration. It has two semicircles with triangles in the bottom edge separated by a rectangle on one side and key-like pattern on the other.