Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bird figure
  • unknown Kha’Po Owingeh (Santa Clara) maker
  • bird figure, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint, burnishing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11.5 x 5 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 1/2 x 1 15/16 x 2 1/2 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4156

The black ceramic bird's wings are folded in. It is perched on a column with four feet on the base.