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Small jar with 1 cm wide rim, two loop handles, and slightly tapered bottom. Manganese staining on vessel surface.

Provenance

Acquired from dealers in Ecuador or Peru by William and Shirley Epstein in the 1960's; to MFA, November 1995, gift of William and Shirley Epstein.

Credit Line

Gift of William and Shirley Epstein

Unknown,

Object Place

Ecuador

Dimensions

6.6 x 5.8 cm (2 5/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1995.747

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: unslipped and lightly burnished

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware