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Deep hemispherical bowl with native mend using two leather thongs. Wide band of black-on-white paintings in panels as follows: 2 panels of five petaled flowers, 1 geometric of six triangles, 1 five-petaled flower, and another six triangles. Band is enclosed by a double line with spirit break,...

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Sticker on bottom: Santo Domingo / c1900 / 2125 caT


Purchased by Mrs. Faith Bybee (1900-1996), a Texas collector, from a dealer in Mexico; to MFA, 1994, gift of Faith Bybee.

Credit Line

Gift of Faith P. Bybee

Native American (Santo Domingo Pueblo), about 1900

Object Place

Santo Domingo, New Mexico, United States


Overall: 25.4 cm (10 in.) Diam.(Overall): 43.2 cm (17in.)

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Medium or Technique

Earthenware with white, black and red slip paint and rawhide




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware