Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tomasita Reyes Montoya
    1899–1978, active 1930–1978
    active: United States
  • bowl, 1960s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint, carving, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift of Beverly M. Boyd
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4461

The small globular bowl has white semicircles at the rim and red semicircles carved below and between the white shapes. A red line runs diagonally from the joints between the red shapes to the white triangles with red outlines and white curlicues low on the body.