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Jar

Red interior with black lip and thin black line below lip. Red bottom. Four painted dancers with insect or bird motif in between panels.

Signed

On side: 'RAVEN DANCER' 'ANTELOPE DANCER' 'DEER DANCER' ' SPIRIT DANCER' / MARCELLUS-ELIZABETH-MEDINA

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 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 (Zia Pueblo), 1984

Object Place

Zia, San Ysidro, New Mexico, United States

Accession Number

1984.543

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware