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Pueblo Bread Bakers

Figure standing w/ arms half raised, wearing a white veil w/ floral pattern in red. Dress red, burnished. Necklace of burnished beads. Beehive shape kiln (H: 5.75" W: 7.75" L: 9.375"), w/ a door with rounded top and round vent hole, on a shaped platform.


On bottom of feet: Joyce/S Gallegos On kiln bottom: Joyce / 9 / 84 / Sisneros / Gallegos / Santa Clara


Purchased by MFA, 1984, from the artist (b. 1944).

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J. Wallace McMeel

Standing Figure

Native American (Santa Clara Pueblo ), 1984

Object Place

Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico


22.9 x 7.0 cm (9 x 2.75 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware