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bowl with painted and incised geometric motifs
  • Lorraine Williams
    born 1950, active 1980–present
    born: Sweetwater, Arizona, United States ; active: United States
  • bowl with painted and incised geometric motifs, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ceramic, paint, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13.5 x 34 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 5/16 x 13 3/8 in
  • Gift of Dr. Allan R. Cooke in memory of wife Judith M. Cooke
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0033

Wide flat bowl that has a round bottom, flares out widely to a shrp shoulder, then slopes at a low angle up to a large opening. Around the shoulder there are incised and painted geometric designs of stepped triangles pointed downward, alternating with stepped diamonds, painted in red and black.