Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

cazuelita (cooking pot)
  • Valley Zapotec peoples
  • cazuelita (cooking pot), 1989
  • Where object was made: Atzompa, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, glazing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 9.5 x 23.5 x 19 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 3/4 x 9 1/4 x 7 1/2 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4718

The round bowl has a flat bottom and slightly curving sides. There are two loop handles. It has an orange clay exterior and the interior and handles are glazed dark green. The rim has small waves.