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Jar

Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo )
1984
Minnie Vigil (Native American, born in 1931)


Object Place: Santa Clara, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

12.06 x 12.7 cm (4 3/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

1984.533

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with polished slip

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

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.

Signed

On bottom: Minnie/Santa Clara

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, August 18, 1984, from the artist.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by a friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture