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Jar

Native American (Acoma Pueblo)
1950–60
Marie Z. Chino (American, died after 1991)


Object Place: Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

1993.668

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Painting has no shoulder/ neck division. Two double-banded red rainbow arch forms circular fields in which is a red parrot with black and white details. Between the parrot paintings are two black and white feather motifs with crooks and steps of solid black and parallel lines. Black rim band.

Signed

Painted on base: MARIE Z CHINO / ACOMA N MEX

Provenance

1993, sold by Adobe Gallery, Albuquerque, NM, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 17, 1993)

Credit Line

Gift of The Seminarians