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Olla (water jar)

Native American (Acoma Pueblo)
1984
Maria Lilly Salvador (Native American (Acoma), 1944)


Object Place: Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

22.86 x 28.57 cm (9 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.540

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

On View

Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Unglazed interior pale pink with red on inner surface of neck; red, concave base; red and brown paint on white exterior with repetitive abstract bird motif extending from neck to belly.

Signed

In slip paint on bottom: ACOMA, NM/lilly 84274

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, August 19, 1984, from the artist.

Credit Line

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