Arts of the Americas
Gift of The Roebling Society
Large black, highly polished, melon shaped bowl with graceful, deep ridges all around it, small opening in top.The melon form of bowls is a new shape closely associated with Helen Shupla.
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Helen Shupla (Kah'p'oo Owinge (Santa Clara Pueblo), 1928-1985). Melon Bowl, 1970-80. Clay, slip, 8 x 16 in. (20.3 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of The Roebling Society, 87.63. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 87.63_SL1.jpg)
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