Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Hopi maker
  • bowl, late 1800s–1993
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.5 x 13 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/8 x 5 1/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4501

The small bowl has a light orange field and a decorated band on the interior. It has a field colored block with two small orange triangles with a dark outline on the facing left and two black triangles in the upper facing right corner. The next block has two black triangles on the facing left, and a larger black triangle in the lower facing right corner. The two blocks together are repeated once.