Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Leopoldo de Mexico
  • bowl, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 20 x 20.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 7/8 x 8 1/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4444

The globular bowl has three legs. Each leg is decorated as the head of an animal. There is white detail with apparently open mouths and stylized feathers. There is brown with a band of orange and black decoration. The decoration appears to be key-like pattern with a stepped diagonal line ending in a curlicue. It has a green interior.