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Small jar with low neck and body modeled in a gourd-like shape with six bulbous forms around the jar's midpoint. See 1971.498 for a very similar jar.

Provenance

Collection of F.H. Norton, Massachusetts, by 1971; to MFA, November 1971, gift of F. H. Norton and the Dept. of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Credit Line

Gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Unknown,

Object Place

Ecuador (?)

Dimensions

7.14 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1971.499

Medium or Technique

Earthenware: unslipped, fire-clouded

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware