Findspot: Davíd vicinity, Chiriquí Province, Panama
11.1 x 10.6 cm (4 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware: black, orange-brown and dark red slip paint (negative-resist and slip paint)
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Small jar with rounded bottom, low neck, outflaring rim, and two loop handles extending from the rim to the shoulder of the jar. Its exterior decoration includes geometric designs in black created by negative-resist painting and firing, and a wide band of black encircling the midsection. The bottom half is painted with dark red slip.
Joseph B. Stearns, New York, by October 1883; to MFA, October 1883, gift of Joseph B. Stearns.
Gift of Joseph B. Stearns, New York