Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Maria I. Naranjo
    born 1919
    active: United States
  • bowl, late 1900s–1979
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, carving, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/2 x 5 5/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4397

The globular bowl has a rounded rim. It has carved decoration carved on the shoulder and down the sides. The matte recessed areas at the rim make the glossy black surface appear as deep scallops.