Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • Laura Chapella Tomosie
    1907–1977, active 1930–1968
    active: United States
  • cup, mid 1900s–1993
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8 x 8.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/8 x 3 3/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4486

The cylindrical ceramic cup has a slight flare, no handle, a light orange field, and a band of black triangles with curls at the point. Each curl has four black lines.