Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • plate, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 26.5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 10 3/8 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4342

The deep round plate has a red-orange field with a light yellow bird in the center. The bird is ducking its head. There is a triangular shape of light yellow lines above a bird and small dots in the area around. The wide rim is decorated with curved yellow lines. There are three green bands on the rim and green detail on the bird and a design in the center.