Jar

Jar

about 1925
Artist
Santana Melchor, Kewa (Santo Domingo), American, 1889-1978
Born: Kewa pueblo (Santo Domingo pueblo)
Work Locations: Kewa pueblo (Santo Domingo pueblo)
Active Dates: 1920s - 1978
Culture
Kewa (Santo Domingo)
jar
clay
Native Arts acquisition funds
1963.333

Santana Melchor, Kewa (Santo Domingo), 1889–1978, New Mexico, Jar, about 1925. Painted ceramic, 10½ × 8⅛ in. (26.7 × 20.6 cm), Native Arts acquisition funds, 1963.333

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 9.75 in, 24.7650 cm; width: 9 in, 22.8600 cm; height: 10.5 in, 26.6700 cm; diameter: 8.125 in, 20.6375 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Indigenous Arts of North America
Known Provenance
Made by Santana Melchor (b. around 1888), before 1963. Unknown Source/Donor; Denver Art Museum, 1963.

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