Native American (San Juan Pueblo)
Object Place: San Juan, New Mexico, United States
Overall: 16.8cm (6 5/8 in.) Diam. (Overall): 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with red slip paint
Not On View
Polished buff-colored earthenware. Hemispherical bowl up to concave band easing into flared and pinched rim, which is banded inside with red slip.
Sticker on base marked in script: San Juan/Pueblo/c.1920 200L140
Acquired at auction in the 1980s by Jonathan Fairbanks (b. 1933); to MFA, 1991, gift of Jonathan and Louisa Fairbanks.
Gift of Jonathan and Louisa Fairbanks