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Hemispherical bowl with uneven indentation one-third way from rim. Inside bottom is painted with a red and brown outlined square; off oposite edge of square are stepped and pawn shaped figures filled with parallel lines. From corner emerge "L" and feather shapes. Banded with two scallop lines...

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P 9215


Gift of General Charles Loring 1828-1902), 1893, Curator and Director of MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Greely Loring

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), about 1880–92

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States


Overall: 6.4 x 14.6 cm (2 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Earthenware with white, brown, and red slip paint




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware