Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wedding vase
  • Tesuque peoples
  • wedding vase, late 1800s–1993
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18 x 14 x 13 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/16 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4427

The wedding vase has a globular body and two short necks with no pourspouts. It is white with black zigzags around each neck. Two pairs of orange triangles are outlined in black with two leaf-like designs on two angles scattered over the surface.