29 June 2006
A SAN ILDEFONSO BLACK-ON-RED STORAGE JAR
with concave base and flaring sides tapering inward to a wide neck and flaring rim, the exterior decorated with alternating feather and cloud motifs encircling the body, and inscribed Mrs. M. E. Chase, Matron, Ramona School on the shoulder, the interior with a frieze of bisected parallelograms beneath a ticked rim
Diameter: 11½ in. (29.2 cm.)
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Professor Elmore Chase was the Principal of the Ramona Industrial School for Indian Girls of the Southwest, located in Santa Fe, NM.
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