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"melon" bowl
  • Angela Baca
    1927–2014
    born: Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; died: Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • "melon" bowl, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.5 x 14.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/4 x 5 11/16 in
  • Gift of Ann P. Schlager
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4100
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The globular pot is made of red clay. It is decorated with vertical grooves, known as a melon motif.