Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wedding vase
  • Santa Clara peoples
  • wedding vase, late 1800s–1965
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 28 x 18 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 7 1/16 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4609

The wedding vase has a globular body and is slightly flattened from top to bottom. It has two long necks with prominent pourspouts with a strap joining. It is glossy black and undecorated.