Dough bowl

Native American (San Juan Pueblo)
about 1920–40


Object Place: San Juan, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 16.8cm (6 5/8 in.) Diam. (Overall): 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1991.663

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with red slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Polished buff-colored earthenware. Hemispherical bowl up to concave band easing into flared and pinched rim, which is banded inside with red slip.

Markings

Sticker on base marked in script: San Juan/Pueblo/c.1920 200L140

Provenance

Acquired at auction in the 1980s by Jonathan Fairbanks (b. 1933); to MFA, 1991, gift of Jonathan and Louisa Fairbanks.

Credit Line

Gift of Jonathan and Louisa Fairbanks