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Curved sides, domed bottom, flaring lip. Band of red at rim and foot. Decorated on body with double helix enclosing repeated snake motif in black and white. Paddling marks on body.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Laura F. Andreson

Native American (Tesuque Pueblo), about 1875–1900

Object Place

Tesuque, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

15.24 x 19.68 cm (6 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.634

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware