Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small bowl
  • San Ildefonso or Santa Clara peoples
  • small bowl, late 1800s–1958
  • Where object was made: Santa Clara Pueblo or San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.5 x 13 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/8 x 5 1/8 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4386

The small, shallow bowl has a slightly constricted opening. It is glossy black. The shoulder is decorated with matte black designs consisting of rows of five triangles separated by a rectangle.