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This pitcher has a bulbous body with a wide, tall pitcher/cup neck. The legs of a feline, flecked animal that forms the handle, are attached to the pitcher in two places. The flaring rim is banded inside with a wide brown band and a narrow band outside. On the neck, an open, stepped meander with...

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Marks

P 9211

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), 1880–92

Object Place

Zuni, New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 15.2 cm (5 1/2 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

93.1500

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with white and brown slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware