Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown maker from Mexico
  • bowl, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • wood, paint, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4.5 x 14 x 23.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 9 1/4 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6999

The oval bowl has rounded sides and a small flat bottom. There is a small handle at one end. It is red with small brown dots on rim and a four-legged animal with pointed ears and an open mouth on the interior. The animal appears to be looking backward. It has brown with green dots and detail. There is a circle on the handle with green rays.