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This small jar is fashioned of a yellowish clay. The chalky surface is decorated with a border of brown and red and small birds. The interior edge is brown.

Marks

P 9212

Provenance

Gift of General Charles Loring (1828-1902), 1893, Curator and Director of MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Greely Loring

Native American (Zuni Pueblo), about 1880–92

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

8.25 cm (3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.6

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware