Native American (Prehistoric)
Object Place: Arizona (Central to East Central), United States, Mogollon Rim
12.06 cm (4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Not On View
Roosevelt Red ware (Salado ware), Tonto Polychrome style. The bowl is globular in shape. Interior design is black and composed of spirals, triangles and stepped shapes. The exterior is Indian red with black triangle shapes around the rim, inside of which are white rectangles with mirrored rakes.
Private collection, Los Angeles, California; with Hurst Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts, by 1989; purchased by MFA, 1989, from Hurst Gallery, Cambridge, MA.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Mr. and Mrs. Peter S. Lynch, Anne and Joseph P. Pellegrino, an anonymous donor, and Frank B. Bemis Fund