Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • unknown Piipaash (Maricopa) maker
  • vase, late 1800s–1922
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • ceramic, paint, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 19 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 1/2 x 3 7/8 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4121

The vase has a globular base and a tall narrow neck with a flaring lip. The body is glossy red and the neck is matte grey with three striped triangles at the bottom with four wavy lines, one at the top of the triangles and the rest near the lip.