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cazuela (bowl for cooking)
  • Pascuala Giron Rodriguez
    active: Mexico
  • cazuela (bowl for cooking), 1989
  • Where object was made: Río Blanco, Nochixtlán District, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 19 x 33 x 37 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/2 x 13 x 14 9/16 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4795

The large bowl has a flat, relatively narrow bottom, flaring sides and a very slight constriction near the rim. It has a flaring rim. The rim and top of the interior sides are painted red. There is a small pour spout and a loop handle at the rim opposite. It is light brown with mottled black discoloration on the exterior.