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Native American (Acoma Pueblo)
Frances Torivio (Sra-ma-tyai or Singing Child) (Native American, 1905–2001)
Object Place: Acoma, New Mexico, United States
Overall: 31.1cm (12 1/4in.); Diam (Overall): 36.8cm (14 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)
Cream, orange, black and light lavender slip. Stylized birds, turkey, mountain goat and rain bird motifs. Orange rim around inside of lip.
Painted on base: FRANCeS TORiViO PiNO / ACOMa N.M.
Purchased by MFA, March 1987, from the artist.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber