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Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo )
Maria Tafoya (Native American, 1925–1983(?))
Object Place: Santa Clara, New Mexico, United States
7.62 x 29.21 x 22.86 cm (3 x 11 1/2 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with polished slip paint
Not On View
Reduction fired, burnished earthenware. Low black burnished bowl with stylized rope handles. Loss of burnished section appears inside of bowl.
Incised faintly on base: Mary Tafoya / Santa Clara
Paper label on base: From the Pueblo of Santa Clara.
Margret Craver Withers collection (acquired in Mexico and Guatemala) by 1972; to MFA, November 1993, gift of Margret Craver Withers.
Gift of Margret Craver Withers