Stubby gourd-shapped ladle. Worn white slip ground. Brown zig-zags around inside rim and down center. Geometric branch with ticks on each horizontal branch which ends with a leaf shape.
Purchased by Charles Loring at an Indian Fair in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1901. Given to the Museum in 1902 by General Charles Loring (1828-1902), Curator and Director of MFA.
Gift of Charles Greely Loring
Native American (Zuni Pueblo), 1890s