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Jar

Ovoid shape, repeating geometric patterns of diamonds, swirls, triangles in three sections of twelve.

Marks

Hallmark on base: Feather

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, August, 25 1985, from the artist.

Credit Line

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

Native American (Hopi Pueblo), 1985

Object Place

Hopi, Polacca village, Arizona, United States

Accession Number

1985.453

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware