Olla (water jar)
Native American (Santo Domingo Pueblo)
Robert Tenorio (Santo Domingo Pueblo, born in 1950)
Object Place: Santo Domingo, New Mexico, United States
Overall: 24.1cm (9 1/2 in.) Diam.(Overall): 24.1cm (9 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Not On View
Geometric painting in three bands. Neck band has black “U” shapes falling off a white rim bank on red ground. Body band has black hexogon shapes interspaced with small black house shapes. Lower band has red- rimmed, black scallops on a white ground. Inside neck repeats black scallops on white band.
On lower vessel body: [seven stars in curved line] / Robert Tenorio
On base: Santo / Domingo / Pueblo
Purchased by MFA from the artist in 1993.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Morley
Reproduced with permission.