Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

wedding vase
  • unknown Kha’Po Owingeh (Santa Clara) maker
  • wedding vase, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 18.5 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 1/4 x 6 11/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4394

The black ceramic vessel has a vertically flattend body with two spouts, joined by a strap. The widest point on the body is decorated with wide vertical grooves.