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Polished buff-colored earthenware. Hemispherical bowl up to concave band easing into flared and pinched rim, which is banded inside with red slip.

Marks

Sticker on base marked in script: San Juan/Pueblo/c.1920 200L140

Provenance

Acquired at auction in the 1980s by Jonathan Fairbanks (b. 1933); to MFA, 1991, gift of Jonathan and Louisa Fairbanks.

Credit Line

Gift of Jonathan and Louisa Fairbanks

Native American (San Juan Pueblo), about 1920–40

Object Place

San Juan, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 16.8cm (6 5/8 in.) Diam. (Overall): 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1991.663

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with red slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware