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Storage jar

Cream, orange, black and light lavender slip. Stylized birds, turkey, mountain goat and rain bird motifs. Orange rim around inside of lip.

Signed

Painted on base: FRANCeS TORiViO PiNO / ACOMa N.M.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, March 1987, from the artist.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber

Native American (Acoma Pueblo), 1987

Object Place

Acoma, New Mexico, United States

Accession Number

1987.223

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware