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Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo )
Minnie Vigil (Native American, born in 1931)
Object Place: Santa Clara, New Mexico, United States
12.06 x 12.7 cm (4 3/4 x 5 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with polished slip
Not On View
Unglazed, salmon-colored interior; red burnished, glossy exterior with abstract and geometric shapes formed by gray and black outlines, using running scrolls, blade-shapes, rectangles, and stacked clouds (semicircles); flat base.
On bottom: Minnie/Santa Clara
Purchased by MFA, August 18, 1984, from the artist.
Museum purchase with funds donated by a friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture