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Hopi Artist

Olla, c. 1900
Earthenware and paint
x 4 3/4 in. ( x 12 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Jonathan Tibbet
Accession Number: P1486
Olla, divided into two segments: the top half has four semi-circles of black curvilinear designs, and the bottom half is light orange. Black ring around the opening. White background. Great similarity to bowls by Nampeyo.

Yellow clay, white slip, and black paint

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 67, fig. 208.
Great similarity with bowls by Nampeyo, c. 1895-1910. See 'American Indian Art,' vol. 1 no. 3 (May 1976), p. 26-30.

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