Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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seed pot
  • Dolores Lewis Garcia
    born 1938 or 1939, active circa 1953–1998
    born: Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; active: United States
  • seed pot, 1991
  • Where object was made: San Fidel, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.5 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/8 x 3 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of the Friends of the KUMA
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4588

The small egg-shaped pot has a small opening at the top. It is white with a band of human figures, each made with a body of two triangles, with one or two bends in the arms and two bends in the legs. There is a small curl on the top or back of the head. There is a black band below the figures with diagonal white lines.