Seed Jar


From: Arizona

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 29-77-703
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Hopi
Provenience Arizona
Culture Area Southwest Culture Area
Period Pueblo IV
Date Made 1400-1625
Section American
Materials Clay | Pigment
Technique Sikyatki Polychrome
Iconography squash blossoms, dragonflies, ears of corn.

Sikyatki Polychrome ware painted along the shoulder with stylized dragonflies, ears of corn, and free-handed squash blossoms. The band around the widest area of the body is painted with sections of geometrics.

Height 22 cm
Outside Diameter 36 cm
Credit Line Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest 1901; R. Stewart Culin, 1901

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