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Curved sides, domed bottom, red inside rim and at foot. Decorated in orange and black on cream, four lambrequins descend from rim, terminating in thunderbird motif.

Inscription

On bottom: L. Andreson/ Do not take/ from EB 325/ I. 4.

Provenance

To MFA, 1984, gift of Laura F. Andreson (b. 1902).

Credit Line

Gift of Laura F. Andreson

Native American (Acoma Pueblo),

Object Place

Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

15.24 x 20.95 cm (6 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.633

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware