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Salado Artist

Effigy Jar: Bird or Parrot, 1300-1350
Earthenware and paint
6 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (17.15 x 13.97 x 14.61 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2533
Jar with tail and head projections; either a bird or parrot effigy. Roosevelt (?) black on white ware. Painted with various checkered patterns with frontal six-pointed star. Repainted.

Grey clay, white slip, and black paint

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 60 (illustrated/bw) fig. 158.

Roosevelt black-on-white style.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 6 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (17.15 x 13.97 x 14.61 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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