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Corn meal bowl

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Frog, tadpoles and dragon-flies decorate the interior and four frogs and tadpoles decorate the exterior (both in black and white) of this step-rimmed bowl.

Marks

P 9225

Provenance

Purchased from Clarence Pullen (active 1880-1890s) April 21, 1887 as part of a group of 15 pieces for $100.

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), about 1880

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9cm (3 1/2in.) Other (Height x diameter): 19.1cm (7 1/2in.)

Accession Number

87.30

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with black and white slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware