Water Jar


From: New Mexico | Zuni Pueblo

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 57-26-42
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Pueblo
Provenience New Mexico | Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area Southwest Culture Area
Date Made 1957
Section American
Materials Clay | Pigment
Technique Polychrome

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.

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

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