By Teresita Romero
Cochiti Pueblo has a long tradition of making figures of people and animals. Here the potter has added two three-dimensional frogs to the bowl. Frogs and other creatures associated with water are recurring Pueblo decorative motifs, as water is so important to farming people in dry country.
Ceramic. H 13.0, D 13.5, T 0.5 cm [H 5 ¼, D 5 ½, ¼ inches]
Bandelier National Monument, BAND 1494