Olla (water jar)
Native American (San Ildefonso Pueblo)
Dora Tse-Pé (Native American, born in 1939)
Object Place: San Ildefonso, New Mexico, United States
Overall: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.) Diam. (Overall): 22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with polished slip and turquoise
Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)
Black polished pot with sculptural serpent around shoulder and rim. Serpent eye of inlaid turquoise; upper rim is sienna.
On base: Dora / of / San Ildefonso / 1992
Purchased by MFA, 1992, from The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Lois and Stephen Kunian, Mary-Louise Meyer in memory of Norman Meyer, Mr. and Mrs. Frederick C. Dumaine , and Mrs. Lillian Bombaci
Reproduced with permission.