Native American (Jemez Pueblo)
Marie G. Romero (Native American, born in 1927)
Object Place: Jemez, New Mexico, United States
15.24 x 17.78 cm (6 x 7 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with paint
Not On View
Globular shaped; unglazed pale brown interior and exterior; red burnished on exterior around neck, base and two semi-circular bands. Four panels: a deer surrounded by stylized triangles; and fringed triangle (the “sun”) casting rays on stylized corn plant; bottom slightly concave.
On bottom in script: Marie G. Romero/Jemez/[cornstalk]
August 19, 1984, sold by the artist to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 24, 1984)
Museum purchase with funds donated by a friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Reproduced with permission.