The water serpent [awanyu] design on the sides of the bowl is carved into the clay when the piece has dried to "leather hard." This method is best known from Santa Clara Pueblo.


  • Title: Double Handled Bowl
  • Creator: Made Florence Browning
  • Contributor: Bandelier National Monument, National Park Service
  • Original Source: http://www.nps.gov/museum/exhibits/band/exb_contemporary/BAND_22753_exb.html
  • Source: Bandelier National Monument
  • Place: Santa Clara Pueblo
  • National Park Service Catalog Number: BAND 22753
  • Measurements: H 16.5, D 11.5 cm [H 6 ½, D 4 ¾ inches]
  • Materials: Ceramic
  • Date: 1996

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