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Water Jar

Object Number:57-26-42
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Provenience: New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: 1957
Early Date: 1957
Late Date: 1957
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Pigment
Technique:Polychrome
Height: 24 cm
Outside Diameter:31 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the George Washington Memorial Museum, 1957
Other Number:L-269-44 - Old Museum Number

Description

Polychrome jar, concave neck, wide shoulders, curved body, narrow and rounded base. Exterior decorated with elements of hatching, chevrons, solid triangles, scalloped lines, and wide lines. Decoration mostly in black, a few red elements are visible, rim painted in black.

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