Native American (Cochiti Pueblo)
Object Place: Cochiti, New Mexico, United States
27.94 x 20.32 x 12.7 cm (11 x 8 x 5 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)
Hollow standing figure, arms reaching up, face upturned. Opening at back of head. Burnished red, black ochre. Eyes and mouth pierced, outlined in black. Nostrils, hair, eyebrows, fingers, shoes necklace indicated in black. Four lines on cheeks, lines wrists and chin, dots at neck and ankles, rain cloud motif on chest in white.
To MFA, 1984, gift of Laura F. Andreson (b. 1902).
Gift of Laura F. Andreson