Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small bowl
  • Emma Lewis
    born 1931–2013, active circa 1952–2013
    born: Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; active: United States
  • small bowl, mid 1900s–1987
  • Where object was made: San Fidel, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 15/16 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift of Ann P. Schlager
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4579

The small white globular bowl has a fish on one side with a black and white checkerboard body, black face, dorsal fin and tail fin. A fish on the other side is the same shape and size with crosshatched fill on the body. There is a diagonal row of black and white striped triangles between them.