Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bowl with handle
  • Santo Domingo peoples
  • bowl with handle, late 1800s–1937
  • Where object was made: Santo Domingo Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 21 x 21.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 1/4 x 8 7/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4424

The globular bowl has a short handle that spans the opening. It has a light field and is decorated with four petal black flowers on either side with a hole in the center of each. The flowers have black stems with black and brown leaves. The hole between repeats of the flower designs has black lines spiralling out from the hole. There is a band of black semicircles at the rim. The handle is painted black.