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The top of the shell, head, feet and tail are painted brown with red line details, and the bottom is red.

Marks

P 9218 Sticker on bottom, in script: C. Pullen /27

Provenance

Gift of General Charles Loring (1828-1902), 1893, Curator and Director of MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Greely Loring

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), about 1880–92

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 14.6 x 11.4 cm (2 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.1496

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with white and brown slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware