Jar

Native American (Prehistoric)
about 1225–1300


Object Place: Arizona, United States, Kayenta

Dimensions

17.14 x 18.41 cm (6 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1984.612

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with paint

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Tusayan White ware; Tusayan Black-on-white style. Round bottom, curved sides, tapering neck, flared rim, applied spur below rim. Applied black decoration on neck and upper side of belly, straight and zigzag bands and a band of meander on the neck.

Provenance

Between about 1930 and 1932, acquired by Laura Andreson (b. 1902 - d. 1999), Los Angeles; 1984, gift of Laura Andreson to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 21, 1984)

Credit Line

Gift of Laura F. Andreson