Native American (Hopi)
Alfonso Sakeva (Native American, born in 1952)
Object Place: Hopi, Arizona, United States, First Mesa
13.33 x 16.19 cm (5 1/4 x 6 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Not On View
Globular shaped; unglazed, pale orange interior; exterior with abstract designs in brown/black and pale orange, using alternating design panels including running figure eights, sawtooth and stepped designs and other abstract images; flat base.
On bottom: Sakeva/'84
Purchased by MFA, August 1984, from the artist.
Museum purchase with funds donated by a friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture