Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small bowl
  • Hopi peoples
  • small bowl, late 1800s–1993
  • Where object was made: First Mesa, Arizona, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/4 x 3 7/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4508

The small, deep bowl has a tan body with a wide decorated band. It has a wave-like band of brown on an orange field near the rim. There is a band of four thin black lines and a band of orange upside down wave-like decoration below on the tan field.