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Seed Jar

Object Number:59-14-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
First Mesa
Hano
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Locus: Hopi
Date Made: ca. 1950
Early Date: 1945
Late Date: 1955
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Technique:Hano Polychrome
Height: 37 cm
Outside Diameter:33.02 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with Denver Art Museum, 1959

Description

Cream, with stylized wave design outlined in black around center, area between filled with hatching; black and white concentric circles around mouth and base, area between these and central design filled in red. Flattened shoulder.

Made by Nampeyo. Sikyati style.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Beauty from the Earth: Pueblo Indian Pottery from the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (10 Nov 1990 - 29 Dec 1991) View Objects in Exhibition

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