Skip to Content

Jar

Showing 1 of 1


  FILTER RESULTS

Hohokam Artist



Jar, c. 700-900
Earthenware and paint
x 1 9/16 in. ( x 4 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2613
Jar with a squat, spherical body, a constricted neck, and a flared rim. Six rows of small red crosses in a staggered line pattern on the body. Short diagonal lines on the rim. R/Buff; Hohokam buffware. Santa Cruz phase.

Materials
clay, slip and paint

Bibliography
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 32 (illustrated/bw) fig. 48.
Haury 1976, P. 243, fig. 12.95e and p. 244, fig 12.97.

Provenance
Site: Laveen, Sec. 34, Arizona

Commentary
Designs resembling flocks of birds in lfight are often found in Hohokam ceramics, as in this example. Images of birds are thematic elements in the art of the Pre-Columbian and Historic Southwest.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1976

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version

Bibliography List
This object has the following bibliographic references:

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:


Your current search criteria is: Object is "Jar".

View current selection of records as:
CDWA Lite XML LIDO XML VRA Core 4 MODS XML Objects JSON



The content on this website is subject to change as collection records are researched and refined and may be subject to copyright restrictions.
For further inquiries, contact Associate Director/Registrar Steve Comba at steven.comba@pomona.edu.