Bowl

Native American (Acoma Pueblo)
1930s


Object Place: Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

13.33 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.622

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

This bowl has a domed bottom and curved sides. Red color is found inside the rim and on the base. The surface is decorated with black geometric forms and three oval panels alternating with veritcal panels. An additional black band is also found at the rim.

Provenance

Between about 1930 and 1932, acquired by Laura Andreson (b. 1902 - d. 1999), Los Angeles; 1984, gift of Laura Andreson to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 21, 1984)

Credit Line

Gift of Laura F. Andreson