Findspot: Davíd vicinity, Chiriquí Province, Panama
10.3 x 10.7 cm (4 1/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware: black on red slip paint (negative-resist and slip paint)
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Small jar with rounded bottom, vertical neck, and small rolled rim. The black decoration was created using a negative-resist technique. The upper half of the jar is decorated with geometric designs composed of wide, black, parallel bands. The lower half is decorated with four stripes encircling the jar’s midsection and a wide black band on the lower section.
Joseph B. Stearns, New York, by October 1883; to MFA, October 1883, gift of Joseph B. Stearns.
Gift of Joseph B. Stearns, New York