Seed jar

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


Object Place: Arizona (Northern) or New Mexico, United States; Findspot: Colorado (Southwestern), 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

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

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