Jar

Mexican, Tarahumara
1950–80


Object Place: Tarahumara, Southwest

Dimensions

Overall: 33 cm (13in.) Diam. (Overall): 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1991.742

Medium or Technique

Earthenware; with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Round-bottomed vessel. Red-slipped surface with white band and foliate line painting. Hide thong tied zig-zag around body of vessel with plaited thong carrying handle.

Provenance

To MFA, 1991, gift of Louisa and Jonathan Fairbanks.

Credit Line

Gift of Louisa and Jonathan Fairbanks