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seed pot with parrot design
  • Diane Monica Lewis
    born 1959, active 1986–present
    born: Corcoran, California, United States ; active: United States
  • seed pot with parrot design, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.5 x 8.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in
  • Gift of Ellie LeCompte
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0202
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Low, oblong pot with a very small hole in the top. The body of the pot is covered in a white field and a repeating pattern of circles with concave diamond shapes inside, done in black paint. At the center of the top of the pot is an orange parrot next to a long stem with a red and black flower at the top.