Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Urarina maker
  • bowl, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5 x 18.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 15/16 x 7 1/4 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4699

The wide, shallow bowl has a slightly flaring rim. It has a white field and the exterior is decorated with a yellow "X" and two yellow chevrons in the space between each arm. The interior is undecorated, but the rim is yellow.