Bowl

Native American (Prehistoric)
Prehistoric, Pueblo III
about 1175–1280


Object Place: Arizona or New Mexico, United States, From Puerco River to Headwaters of Salt River

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.) Diam.(Overall): 24.8cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1993.666

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with red, black, and white slip paint

On View

Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

White Mountain Red ware, St. Johns Polychrome style. Inside bowl: Black-on-red. Outside bowl: White-on-red. Large negative six-pointed star on bowl bottom surrounded by solid and lined steps. tipped square around stepped-maze between each star point. Three pair of parrots with stepped lines on outside.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1993, from Andrews Pueblo Pottery, Albuquerque, NM.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by The Seminarians