Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Garnet Pavatea
    1915–1981, active 1940–1981
    active: United States
  • vase, mid 1900s–1981
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, burnishing, impressing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 19.5 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 5/8 x 8 5/8 in
  • Gift from the Estate of Karl Menninger and his family
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4104

The red ceramic vessel has a wide base, a relatively narrow neck, and a wavy rim. The shoulder is decorated with four bands of stamped triangles.