Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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dog figure
  • Mexico
  • dog figure, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, molding, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 19.5 x 16.5 x 29 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 7 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 11 3/8 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6243

The ceramic dog figure has short legs with the feet turned in. It has a wide, round body. The short tail curves upward. It has pointed ears and a slightly open mouth. There are lines incised over most of the body following the contours. The figure is orange.