Earthenware and paint
9 in. x 17 1/2 in. (22.86 cm x 44.45 cm)
North America, Native American
Pomona College Collection
Clay, slip and paint.
At Acoma, paint pigments are derived from a variety of materials. While kaolin clay is used for slip, blck is a combination of hematite and guaco and clays produce red and orange. This bowl's interior shows stone polishing marks. -from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection Catalog, 1976
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