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Olla (water jar)

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This vessel has a white ground with decoration of circles and other devices in red and brown. It has been broken and mended (lined with plaster).

Marks

P 9232

Provenance

Purchased from Clarence Pullen (active 1880-1890s) April 21, 1887 as part of a group of 15 pieces for $100.

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), 1870s

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

29.84 x 37.46 cm (11 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

87.37

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with red and brown slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware