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MEDIUM Clay, slip
DATES ca. 1943
DIMENSIONS 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (14 x 19.1 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Signed on bottom: "Marie and Julian"
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks
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CAPTION Maria Martinez (ca. 1887-1980). Bowl, ca. 1943. Clay, slip, 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (14 x 19.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks, 43.201.197. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 43.201.197_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Potters were Maria and Julian Martinez as bowl is signed on the bottom. This small delicate bowl is perfectly formed of black clay highly polished. The design of inscribed feathers is placed vertically around the bowl.
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