Jar

Native American (Acoma Pueblo)
about 1900


Object Place: Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

19.68 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.628

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Curved sides, domed bottom. Red inside rim, on foot. Body decorated with geometric designs, principally three lozenges alternating with three circles, the lozenges red and black on white, the rest black on white.

Inscription

On bottom: L. Andreson/ Do not take from/ PB 325/ I2

Provenance

Between about 1930 and 1932, acquired by Laura Andreson (b. 1902 - d. 1999), Los Angeles; 1984, gift of Laura Andreson to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 21, 1984)

Credit Line

Gift of Laura Andreson