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Jar

Unglazed, salmon-colored interior; red burnished, glossy exterior with abstract and geometric shapes formed by gray and black outlines, using running scrolls, blade-shapes, rectangles, and stacked clouds (semicircles); flat base.

Signed

On bottom: Minnie/Santa Clara

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, August 18, 1984, from the artist.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by a Friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo ), 1984

Object Place

Santa Clara, New Mexico, United States

Accession Number

1984.533

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with polished slip

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware