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Catalog Number 230
Object Name Jar
Description plumed serpent design; black on black; "reverse design with polish on mat." according to accession register; accession register notes "1921-1922"- unsure if dates refer to date made or date collected; polished design on matte surface; design motif is an avanyus, "the Tewa version of the mythical horned or plumed serpent (Chapman, in The Pottery of San Ildefonso pg. 114, see figure f, Plate 171, pg. 255)."
Artist Martinez, Maria?
Artist 2 Martinez, Julian?
Culture San Ildefonso Pueblo
Place of Origin USA; NM; Santa Fe; San Ildefonso Pueblo
Dimensions H-20.5 Dia-36 cm