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Squrish body silhouette with distinct underbody bulge. Sholder turns in and slopes to form short neck with little rim flare. Volutes with geometric feathers surround the neck band. Six pair of "Rainbird" volutes encircle the body. The underbody and inside rim are red.

Provenance

Gift of General Charles Loring, Curator and Director of MFA, 1902.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Greely Loring

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), about 1810–40

Object Place

Zuni Pueblo, Southwest, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 29.2 cm (12 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

02.922

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with white and black slip

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware