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Jar

Native American (Zia Pueblo)
1984
Potter Elizabeth Medina (Native American, born in Jamez 1956), Painter Marcellus Medina (Native American, born in 1954)


Object Place: Zia, San Ysidro, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1984.543

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Red interior with black lip and thin black line below lip. Red bottom. Four painted dancers with insect or bird motif in between panels.

Signed

On side: 'RAVEN DANCER' 'ANTELOPE DANCER' 'DEER DANCER' ' SPIRIT DANCER' / MARCELLUS-ELIZABETH-MEDINA

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1984, from the artist.

Credit Line

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