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bowl
  • Santo Domingo peoples
  • bowl, late 1800s–1937
  • Where object was made: Santo Domingo Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 21.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 8 7/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4146
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Description
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The ceramic bowl has rounded sides decorated with two iterations of a large white cloud-like design with a black diamond in the center. The diamond has two teardrops and scalloped edges. There are two white pointed ovals in the black space between the cloud designs. The bottom 1/4 of the bowl is red. The interior is white with a black scalloped edge at the top.