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This vessel is decorated with tadpoles in brown on white ground. This piece has a short neck and flaring mouth.

Marks

P 9229

Provenance

Purchased from Clarence Pullen (active 1880-1890s) April 21, 1887 as part of a group of 15 pieces for $100.

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), before 1887

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

8 x 13 cm (3 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.34

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with brown slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware