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cajete (bowl)
  • Pascuala Giron Rodriguez
    active: Mexico
  • cajete (bowl), 1989
  • Where object was made: Río Blanco, Nochixtlán District, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/4 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4710

The small bowl has a rounded bottom and a wide band of red on the interior and exterior rim. It is light colored clay with a large black firing cloud.