Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Lucy M. Lewis
    circa 1898–1992, active circa 1920–1990
    born: Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; died: Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; active: United States
  • bowl, early 1900s–1993
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 14.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 5 11/16 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4598

The globular bowl has a small base and a small shoulder. It has a white bottom. The wide black band has a white zigzag and jagged chevrons with black and white striped fill sit in the spaces of the zigzag. Each chevron has three triangles on one leg and one triangle on the other leg.