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Ancestral Puebloan Artist

Jug, 1000-1125
Earthenware and paint
7 3/4 x 6 13/16 x 6 5/16 in. (19.69 x 17.3 x 16.03 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona?
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2513
Jug with a flattened loop handle, a low shoulder, and a sloping neck. Gallup black ware, Puerco-Chaco series. Bands and zigzags of oblique hatching cover the jug. Repainted.

Grey clay, white slip, and black paint

Gallup black-on-white style. In later forms of Chaco pottery, there is an increased precision in the drawing.

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 59 (illustrated/bw) fig. 148.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 7 3/4 x 6 13/16 x 6 5/16 in. (19.69 x 17.3 x 16.03 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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