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Water Jar

Object Number:97-22-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Apache
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: Late 19th century
Early Date: 1875
Late Date: 1900
Section:American
Materials:Fiber
Resin (material)
Clay
Horsehair
Technique:Coiled
Coated
Height: 37 cm
Width: 24 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Kristin Lowrey, 1997

Description

Coiled basketry narrow-necked water jar. Two rod foundation with red clay and pine pitch applied over stitching. Two horsehair loop handles are still present and in good condition consisting of five braided loops on one side na d four braided loops on the other side.

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