- Hopi artist
- Jar, mid-late 19th century
- Clay, pigment
- Arizona, United States
- H: 5 3/8 in, dia.: 6 7/8 in (H: 13.7 cm, dia.: 17.5 cm)
- Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
This ceramic jar has a round flat bottom, a bulbous body, and a protruding built-up coil neck with a round rim which is painted red and slightly flaring. The base of the neck is ringed with a black line above a serrated black band.The interior of the jar is painted white. The exterior is painted with geometric designs in black on a white background. The base is painted red and has a black fire cloud. Above the base there are two black lines with a single opening.