Helen Shupla (Kah'p'oo Owinge (Santa Clara Pueblo), 1928–1985). <em>Melon Bowl</em>, 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_PS20.jpg)

Melon Bowl

Artist:Helen Shupla

Medium: Clay, slip

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Dimensions: 8 x 16 in. (20.3 x 40.6 cm)


Accession Number: 87.63

Image: 87.63_PS20.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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. Condition: Excellent

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