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Hemispherical bowl of orange-brown clay with ochre glaze. Brown rim becomes a double line in part and where the rim indents on the interior. Ochre glaze drips over rim onto exterior. Interior surface is plain except for a brown calligraphic ladder-like configuration of repeated booked staffs....

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Provenance

To MFA, 1990, gift of Margaret Craver Withers.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Native American (Unknown group),

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 cm (3in.) Diam. (Overall): 19.1cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1990.237

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware