Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small pitcher
  • Tesuque peoples
  • small pitcher, late 1800s–1937
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 10 x 8.5 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4170
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The small pitcher has a round bottom with an angle at the shoulder. The handle stretches from the shoulder to the rim. The pitcher has a light colored field. The body is decorated with black shapes created from two circles and a triangle. The handle is black. There is a sawtooth pattern inside the rim.