Olla (water jar)
Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo )
Attributed to SaraFina Gutierrez Tafoya (Ka-saweh or Autumn Leaf) (Native American, about 1863–1949)
Object Place: Santa Clara, New Mexico, United States
25.4 x 29.84 cm (10 x 11 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with polished slip
Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)
Curved sides, domed bottom, spool shaped neck, flaring scallped rim. Burnished black outside, three incuse bear claw designs on neck. Bear claw motif.
To MFA, 1984, gift of Laura F. Andreson (b. 1902).
Gift of Laura F. Andreson
Reproduced with permission.