Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small plate
  • Tesuque peoples
  • small plate, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: Tesuque Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.5 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9/16 x 2 3/4 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4774
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The small white plate is decorated with a rectangle outline at the middle with a triangle gone from each end. There is a light blue triangle and orange triangle with a thick black stepped outline above. There is a stepped triangle in orange and another in light blue inside the rectangle. The vertical light blue rectangle below is flanked by smaller vertical orange rectangles, all outlined in black.