Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Taos peoples
  • pitcher, late 1800s–1904
  • Where object was made: Taos Pueblo, New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 19 x 15.5 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/2 x 6 1/8 x 6 1/2 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4560

The pitcher has a globular body, a neck with a slightly flared rim, and a wide pourspout. There is a handle from the rim to the shoulder opposite the spout. It is red-brown with mottled coloration.