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Sikyatki Bowl

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Ceramic, slip
DATES 1400-1625
DIMENSIONS 3 3/4 x 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (9.5 x 26.7 x 26.7 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 03.325.4328
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1903, Gift of Father Anselm Weber
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Hopi Pueblo (Native American). Sikyatki Bowl, 1400-1625. Ceramic, slip, 3 3/4 x 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (9.5 x 26.7 x 26.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1903, Gift of Father Anselm Weber, 03.325.4328. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 03.325.4328.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION This is a round bowl with a creme colored background. The design on the exterior is three sets of zig zag lines in black. The interior has an orange colored, oval bodied antelope with two black legs and a black head. A long spear runs through the hindquarters of the antelope. The antelope faces the opposite end from a black, crouching hunter figure, holding a bow and arrow.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (73%)
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