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Helen Shupla (Kah'p'oo Owinge (Santa Clara Pueblo), Native American, 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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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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