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Olla (water jar)

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Earthenware with polychrome slip decoration.

Marks

In red paint on base: A.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1991, from Tony Garcia, Albuquerque, NM.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by The Seminarians and an anonymous donor in honor of Bertram J. Malenka

Native American (Acoma Pueblo), 1920–40

Object Place

Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.) Diam. (Overall): 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

1993.663

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware