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This cream-colored vessel is decorated with painted tadpoles and green dragonflies. The mouth of this small jar is wide.

Marks

P 9228

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

Overall: 7.3 x 8.9 cm (2 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

87.33

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware