Bowl

1966.1.244

Category
Creation Date
1931 – 1955
Materials

Dimensions

5.715 cm. H x 15.240 cm. W x 5.080 cm. D Item (Overall)

Description
Bowl. This flat bowl is 6 inches in diameter by 2 3/4 inches high. It was made from yellow clay which, when fired, turned the gradated shades of orange--light beige to bright orange--seen on the bowl. It is decorated in black and reddish brown figures. Inner edge of lip dark brown, then a thicker band then a thin brown band that serves as a border to the decoration. Decoration spans across thickest section and includes triangular shapes and series of thin lines. Below the decoration is another thicker band of dark brown.

Related People and Organizations
Helbing, Cleora

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