Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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equestrian figure
  • unknown Kotyit (Cochiti) maker
  • equestrian figure, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Cochiti Pueblo?, New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 17.5 x 7.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 6 7/8 x 2 15/16 x 4 3/4 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4155

The human figure is riding a small scale horse. The figure and horse are decorated in black and white. There is black on the legs and torso of both and on the neck and head of the horse.