Object photography

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Object description

  • Pueblo artist
  • Pot, before 1909
  • Clay, pigment
  • Southwestern United States
  • H: 9 1/4 in, dia.: 11 1/8 in (H: 23.5 cm, dia.: 28.3 cm)
  • Gift of Edmond M. Raymond, 3/17/1909 , 1909
  • E12208


This is a large jar with a round concave base. The jar is painted light brown along the lower portion of the exterior and reddish-brown with black designs at the upper portion.Two narrow black bands run along the shoulder of the jar, dividing the decorative design motifs of the gradually sloping neck from the rest of the body. There are two other narrow black bands just below the rim, which is chipped. The interior of the object is not painted.