Pueblo Pot - Maria Martinez

This object can be found near the Forum (that connects the FFW with the AMH) on the Ground floor. Go up the stairs from the Forum and the object will be on your left.

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Pot

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A blackware bowl with black on black decoration. The bowl is nearly spherical in profile, with a narrow and wide mouth. Around the upper half is a feather design, which looks like individual feathers hanging down from the mouth forming a ring around the circumference.
Maria Martínez
c. 1935
A fusion of traditional Pueblo pottery techniques with art deco detail, within a black on black art object.
Gift of Marguerite Novy Lambert in memory of her parents, Frederick G. Novy and Grace Garwood Novy
1991/1.88
Tuesday, September 26, 2017