Jar

Native American (Acoma Pueblo)


Object Place: Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

15.24 x 20.95 cm (6 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.633

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Curved sides, domed bottom, red inside rim and at foot. Decorated in orange and black on cream, four lambrequins descend from rim, terminating in thunderbird motif.

Inscription

On bottom: L. Andreson/ Do not take/ from EB 325/ I. 4.

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 F. Andreson