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Melon jar

Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo )
1985
Helen Shupla (Native American, 1916–1985)


Object Place: Santa Clara, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

10.16 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

1985.452

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with polished slip

On View

Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Spheroid with fluting, red slip, polished

Signed

Incised in script on base: Helen Shupla/Santa Clara/Pueblo

Provenance

Purchased from the Artist (1916-1985) by the Museum in August 1985.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by a friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture