Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wedding vase
  • Santa Clara peoples
  • wedding vase, late 1800s–1923
  • Where object was made: Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 29 x 22.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 3/8 x 8 7/8 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4622

The wedding vase has a round body that is somewhat flattened from the top to the bottom. It has two necks with prominent pourspouts and a strap joining them. It is glossy black.