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Burnished earthenware. Low, shallow bowl widening at shoulders and curving slightly inwards. Burnished from lip to shoulders in San Juan red on tan style of burnished and unburnished earthenware.

Inscription

Marks

Lightly marked on base (in graphite?) : 61

Provenance

Margret Craver Withers collection (acquired in Mexico and Guatemala) by 1972; to MFA, November 1993, gift of Margret Craver Withers.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Native American (San Juan Pueblo), 1900–50

Object Place

San Juan, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

7.62 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1993.736

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with polished slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware