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Olla (water jar)

Native American (Laguna Pueblo)
1984
Clara Faith Paquin (Native American, born in 1936)


Object Place: Laguna, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

23.49 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.780

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with polychrome slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Polychrome, curved sides, domed bottom, red inside rim and at foot. Decoration in black and red on white. Spiral Rainbird motif repeated four times with stepped motif on belly and four times on shoulder.

Signed

On base: Sratyu'we / G. Paquin / Laguna

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1984, from the artist (b. 1936).

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Grace Carpenter