Native American (Prehistoric)
Prehistoric, Pueblo III
Object Place: Arizona or New Mexico, United States, From Puerco River to Headwaters of Salt River
Overall: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.) Diam.(Overall): 24.8cm (9 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with red, black, and white slip paint
Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)
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.
Purchased by MFA, 1993, from Andrews Pueblo Pottery, Albuquerque, NM.
Museum purchase with funds donated by The Seminarians