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Jar with handle

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Flat bottom, curved sides, applied handle across rim. Black decoration on handle and rim, red on underside of handle. Floral motif repeated once in black on buff on body. Red on bottom. Green paint accretion indicates native ceremonial use.


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

Credit Line

Gift of Laura F. Andreson

Native American (Santo Domingo Pueblo), 1930s

Object Place

Santo Domingo, New Mexico, United States


10.79 cm (4 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware