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Orange colored pot with black lip and geometric designs divided into three horizontal sections. Some sponge painted areas. Marked in slip on base with simple outline of frog with daubed head, body, and legs each with three toes.

Marks

Hallmark in slip on base: [Outline of frog with daubed head, body, and legs each with three toes]

Provenance

With the Hubbell Trading Post in Winslow, Arizona, by 1943; purchased by Thelma Towle c. 1945; to MFA, April 1987, gift of Mrs. Towle.

Credit Line

Gift of Thelma Bonney Hall Towle

Native American (Hopi Pueblo), about 1941

Object Place

Keams Canyon, Hopi, Hano village, Arizona, First Mesa, United States

Accession Number

1987.248

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware