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Seed jar

Inscription

"89223" on sticker applied to bottom

Signed

Lightly scratched on underside of bottom: "RS / Nampeyo"

Provenance

the artist; 1988, Robert Nichols Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico; Yousuf Karsh, Ottawa, Canada; Mrs. Yousuf Karsh, Boston, Massachusetts; gift of Mrs. Yousuf Karsh to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 19, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh

Native American (Hopi Pueblo), about 1989

Object Place

Hopi Pueblo (Polacca), Arizona

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 10.2 cm (2 3/4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

2007.644

Medium or Technique

Painted earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware