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Zia Artist

Olla, n.d.
Earthenware and paint
6 11/16 in. x 5 1/2 in. (17 cm x 14 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Pomona College Collection
Accession Number: P5376
Main body has a faded white background. Stylized birds and plant design in red and outlined in black. Lower third of olla is red. Scalloped black rim.

clay, slip and paint

Conventionalized birds provide distinctive motifs in Zia pottery.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1976

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 33, fig. 54.

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