Bowl

Native American (San Ildefonso Pueblo)
about 1943–56
Primary artist Maria Montoya Martinez (Poveka or Water Pond Lily) (Native American, 1887–1980), Artist Santana Roybal Martinez (Native American, 1909–2002)


Object Place: San Ildefonso, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9cm (3 1/2in.) Other (Overall): 27.9cm (11in.)

Accession Number

1984.627

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with polished slip paint

On View

Henry Luce Foundation Gallery (Gallery 125)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

This bowl has curved sides. It has been burnished, resulting in a shiny black surface.

Signed

On bottom: Maria & Santana

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Laura F. Andreson

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.