• Format/Object name:

    Black-on-black plate with feather design

  • Date created:


  • Artists/Makers:

    Maria Poveka Martinez (Maria Martinez/Marie/Maria Antonia Montoya), San Ildefonso Pueblo, 1887-1980, and Julian Martinez (Pocano), San Ildefonso Pueblo, 1884-1943

  • Place:

    San Ildefonso Pueblo, San Ildefonso Reservation; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery, paint

  • Techniques:

    Coiled/hand built, burnished, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; said to have been collected in 1931; formerly in the collection of William L. Everett; purchased by MAI in 1970.

  • Dimensions:

    28 x 4 cm

  • Catalog number:



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