Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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turtle figure
  • Mexico
  • turtle figure, late 1800s–2000
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico?
  • ceramic, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5 x 9 x 14.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 15/16 x 3 1/2 x 5 11/16 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4744
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Description

The black ceramic turtle figure has very large eyes and detail inscribed on the shell and feet.