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Seed jar

Native American (Hopi Pueblo)
1985
Stella Huma (Native American, 1929–1996)


Object Place: Hopi, Hano Village, Arizona, United States, First Mesa

Dimensions

10.79 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1985.450

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Polychrome pot with rainbird motif. The vessel is oval shaped with a fist sized opening in the top.

Inscription

Signed in paint on base: POIVEE/STELLA HUMA

Signed

On base in paint: POIVEE / STELLA HUMA

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, August 23, 1985, from the artist.

Credit Line

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