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Melon jar

Spheroid with fluting, red slip, polished

Signed

Incised in script on base: Helen Shupla/Santa Clara/Pueblo

Provenance

Purchased from the Artist (1916-1985) by the Museum in August 1985.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by a Friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo ), 1985

Object Place

Santa Clara, New Mexico, United States

Accession Number

1985.452

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with polished slip

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware