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vase
  • Maria Martinez, artist
    1887–1980
    born: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; died: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
    Julian Martinez, painter
    1897–1943
    born: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; died: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • vase, 1900s
  • Where object was made: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 29.2 x 17.8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 1/2 x 7 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Richard Cummings
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0207
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Glossy blackware vase with a band of matte geometric designs around neck and one around the widest portion of the body. Serpent, identified as Avanyu, in glossy black around shoulder. Band of matte black triangles and another of matte black semicircles near rim.