Pot

Native American (Jemez Pueblo)
1984
Marie G. Romero (Native American, born in 1927)


Object Place: Jemez, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

15.24 x 17.78 cm (6 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

1984.536

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Globular shaped; unglazed pale brown interior and exterior; red burnished on exterior around neck, base and two semi-circular bands. Four panels: a deer surrounded by stylized triangles; and fringed triangle (the “sun”) casting rays on stylized corn plant; bottom slightly concave.

Signed

On bottom in script: Marie G. Romero/Jemez/[cornstalk]

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

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.