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Pot

Unglazed interior, red on inner surface of lip. Black line on ridge of lip. Red bottom with fine black line separating the bottom portion from the two panels. Panels have abstracted mesa step and turtle motifs.

Signed

On bottom: W. Aragon [three hump motif]/Acoma, N. M.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1984, from the artist.

Credit Line

Gift of a Friend of the Department of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Native American (Acoma Pueblo), 20th century, 1984

Object Place

Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Accession Number

1984.542

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware