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White slipped water jar with red underbody and red inside rim. Two black painted volute rainbird symbols alternated with diagonally placed geometric symbols with twists and turns. Black rim and black stripe between white body and red underbody.

Inscription

Marks

Penciled on bottom of pot by trader: Laguna

Provenance

With The Pottery House, Inc, Bernalillo, New Mexico, by 1990; purchased by MFA, 1991, from The Pottery House.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel F. Morley

Native American (Laguna Pueblo), about 1920

Object Place

Laguna, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

15.87 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1991.469

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with white, red, and black slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware