Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shallow bowl
  • Mexico
  • shallow bowl, 1904
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • horn, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 2.5 x 10 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 x 3 7/8 x 5 5/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4790
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Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The shallow oval bowl is made of horn. One end is dark brown, the other is light colored with a natural gradation between. The interior has a grey vine-like design around the perimeter. The text inside the bowl reads:
Recuerdo
de
San Luis Potosi
Julio 1904