Native American (San Ildefonso Pueblo)
Primary artist Maria Montoya Martinez (Poveka or Water Pond Lily) (Native American, 1887–1980), Artist Santana Roybal Martinez (Native American, 1909–2002)
Object Place: San Ildefonso, New Mexico, United States
Overall: 8.9cm (3 1/2in.) Other (Overall): 27.9cm (11in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with polished slip paint
Henry Luce Foundation Gallery (Gallery 125)
This bowl has curved sides. It has been burnished, resulting in a shiny black surface.
On bottom: Maria & Santana
1984, gift of Laura Andreson (b. 1902 - d. 1999), Los Angeles, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 21, 1984)
Gift of Laura F. Andreson
Reproduced with permission.