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Olla (water jar)
Native American (Santo Domingo Pueblo)
Possibly by Santana Melchor (Native American, 1889–about 1978)
Object Place: Santo Domingo, New Mexico, United States
25.72 cm (10 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Not On View
Curved sides, domed bottom, outflaring rim. Red inside rim, at base. Three bands of repeated large scale geometric decoration in black on white, on the belly, shoulder, neck.
To MFA, 1984, gift of Laura F. Andreson (b. 1902).
Gift of Laura F. Andreson