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Flat shouldered with two drillings near rim; opening about 1 3/4" diameter; brown paint. Stripe encircling painted area with short squiggles from stripe toward rim. Flower-like solid painting around rim.

Provenance

Excavated by Ron Englehart in Southwestern Colorado, September 1991; to Jesse Kalfel by 1993; to MFA, Sept. 1993, gift of Jesse Kalfel.

Credit Line

Gift of Jesse Kalfel in memory of my father Joseph

Native American (Anasazi), Prehistoric, Pueblo I, A.D. 750–900

Findspot

Colorado (Southwestern), United States

Object Place

Arizona (Northern) or New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1cm (2 in.) Diam. (Overall): 12.7 cm (5in.)

Accession Number

1993.590

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware