Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown A:shiwi (Zuñi) maker
  • bowl, late 1800s–1993
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/4 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4149

The outside of the small, shallow bowl is red and is decorated with pairs of triangles, each with a wavy side. The inside has a raised red frog figure with dark dots in the bottom. The remainder of the inside of the bowl is white with four splayed frog figures on the sides, drawn in black.