Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bowl with handle
  • Santa Clara peoples
  • bowl with handle, late 1800s–1992
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 19.5 x 22.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 5/8 x 8 7/8 in
  • Gift from the Estate of Karl Menninger and his family
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4258

The globular bowl has a handle spanning the opening and a wavy rim. It is glossy black with a band of matte black and glossy black design consisting of three repeats of a long triangular design (a long axis going around the bowl) with scalloped edges.