Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Zia peoples
  • bowl, 1960s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/2 x 5 5/16 in
  • Gift of Beverly M. Boyd
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4527

The globular bowl has a red bottom and a wide band of decoration. The band has a white field with black triangular shapes along the edges. There are two repeats of a small black bird with its very thin wings spread and a large scale four-petal red flower with stem and leaves.