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: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 6 x 12.5 x 14.5 cm length includes handles
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 3/8 x 4 7/8 x 5 11/16 in length includes handles
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4484

The small bowl has flared sides and small ear-like handles at the rim. It is orange. The rim decoration repeats twice: two black stylized feathers, two larger black triangles, and three long and narrow black triangles.