Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small bowl
  • Ohkay Owingeh (San Juan) peoples
  • small bowl, late 1800s–1918
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6.5 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/2 x 4 1/8 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4109

The small red bowl has a band of decoration in remnants of glossy red paint and white paint. The decoration appears to be triangles and semicircles, though the paint has losses.