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Bowl

Native American (Hopi)
1920–40
Attributed to Tewanginema (Native American, active 1900–1940)


Object Place: Hopi, Sichomovi village, Arizona, United States, First Mesa

Dimensions

10.16 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.626

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

On View

Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Shallow bowl, curved sides. Burnished red outside. Inside decorated in red and black on cream color; tadpole motif in lower register, thunderbird and sponged cloud motif above.

Provenance

To MFA, 1984, gift of Laura F. Andreson (b. 1902).

Credit Line

Gift of Laura F. Andreson