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Olla (water jar)

Unglazed, cream-colored interior; exterior in black and red design on two sets of panels; deer within stylized antler motif; and stylized diamond shaped with abstract curvilinear design; concave base.


On bottom: A. PEY. ZUNI NM


Purchased by MFA, 1984, from Jeffrey Lewis in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Credit Line

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

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), 1984

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware