San Ildefonso water jar, c1910

From the press release:
San Ildefonso Pottery, 1600-1930: Voices of the Clay

This stunning jar was made during a brief experimental period. Images of feathers might also be interpreted as prayers for rain. Feathers carry prayers.

Credit: Courtesy of the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.