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Olla (water jar)
Native American (Acoma Pueblo)
Evelyn Ortiz (Native American, born in 1938)
Place of Creation: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
19.68 cm (7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Not On View
Pot with four panels of design which divide repeated abstractions of feathers, mesa steps, and perhaps, arrows, darts or bird imagery. Burnished with orange and black slip. Orange slip base with slight indentation on bottom.
Purchased by Virginia Kahn, 1985, from the artist; purchased by MFA, 1985 from Virginia Kahn.
Gift of Susan W. and Stephen D. Paine, and Jessie Lie Farber, and the Ladies Committee