Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • bowl, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.5 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 15/16 x 4 5/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4680

The small bowl has a narrower base than top and a small shoulder. It has a natural clay colored bottom and the field for the top 2/3 is pigmented light brown. It is decorated with small red flowers with yellow centers. The dark green stems and leaves are above the flower. There are red and green scallops at the rim.