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small plate
  • 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
  • small plate, early 1900s–1934
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.5 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9/16 x 4 1/8 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gertrude W. Green
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4408
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Inscriptions/Signature

The small plate has a matte black field with a glossy black cross with a petal shape in the spaces between the arms.