Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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oval bowl
  • Mexico
  • oval bowl, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint, glazing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 6 x 14.5 x 20.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 3/8 x 5 11/16 x 8 1/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7001

The oval bowl is pointed at each end. It has small scallops on the rim and a small handle at either end. The exterior bottom is brown. The top half of the exterior and all of the interior is dark green. There is a wide white swath on each side on the interior, exterior, and bottom which appears light green because of the green glaze.