Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • horse, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18.5 x 7.5 x 20.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/4 x 2 15/16 x 8 1/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6224

The ceramic horse figure has very short legs. It is a light blue green color with a brown mane and tail. It has brown eyes and hooves. There is a large flower with a brown outline and dark blue and brown detail on the back. It has a dark blue bridle and a dark blue net-like cover over the neck with brown detail. There are small blue flowers with brown detail on either side of the neck, three down the front of the body and two on either side of the body.