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Olla

Object Number:NA8654
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Acoma
Keresan
Provenience: New Mexico
Acoma Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: 1890-1915
Early Date: 1890
Late Date: 1915
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Technique:Acoma Polychrome
Iconography:Geometric Motif
Height: 31.5 cm
Outside Diameter:35 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1918

Description

Acoma Polychrome. Concave base, turnip-shaped body, contracting neck. Pottery. Red bottom. Geometric decoration in orange, red, and black on cream slip; black solid, hatched, and cross-hatched design; red and orange checkerboard.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Beauty from the Earth: Pueblo Indian Pottery from the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (10 Nov 1990 - 29 Dec 1991) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Brody, Jacob J. 1990. Beauty from the Earth. Pueblo Indian Pottery from the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 97, Cat. No. 82View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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