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bowl with geometric designs
  • Rosa Loya, painter
    active: Mexico
    Santos Ledezma, potter
    active: Mexico
  • bowl with geometric designs, 1980s–1990s
  • Where object was made: Mata Ortiz, Chihuahua, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.5 x 11.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/4 x 4 1/2 in
  • Gift of Ellie LeCompte
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0222

Round, bowl with a narrow opening. The field on the sides is white and is covered with very intricate geometric patterns in thin black lines, with some spaces painted in with red or gray. Around the opening there is a band with a red and white wavelike pattern.