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Olla (water jar)

Native American (Zuni Pueblo)
1984
Anderson Peynetsa (Native American, active from 1980's)


Object Place: Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

21.27 x 26.03 cm (8 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.538

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Porcelain

Unglazed, cream-colored interior; exterior in black and red design on two sets of panels; deer within stylized antler motif; and stylized diamond shaped with abstract curvilinear design; concave base.

Signed

On bottom: A. PEY. ZUNI NM

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1984, from Jeffrey Lewis in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Credit Line

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