Olla (water jar)
Native American (Acoma Pueblo)
Object Place: Acoma Pueblo, Southwest, United States
Overall: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.) Diam.(Overall): 30.5 cm (12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip paint
Not On View
Vessel divided into three horizontal decorative bands, each bearing a different design. Lowest, fourth section and inside of lip painted red; other decoration in brown and white slip. Slightly domed or dimpled base.
Margret Craver Withers collection (acquired in Mexico and Guatemala) by 1972; to MFA, November 1993, gift of Margret Craver Withers.
Gift of Margret Craver Withers