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Storage jar

Native American (Zia Pueblo)
1985
Helen Gachupin (Native American, 1931–about 1991)


Object Place: Zia, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

36.83 cm (14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1985.819

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

On View

Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Orange bottom and brown, gold white and orange slip decoration. Animal motif with antelope, deer, and road runners abstracted from nature.

Inscription

Signed in script on base: Helen Gachupin/Zia

Signed

On bottom in slip paint: Helen Gachupin / Zia

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1985, from the artist.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Miriam Stoneman