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Hohokam Artist

Jar, c. 900-1100
Earthenware and paint
x 2 3/4 in. ( x 7 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2683
Jar with low shoulder and rounded base. Band of joined anthropomorphic figures on white band with scalloped edge on red background. Red edging on rim. Red on Hohokam buffware. Sacaton phase.

clay, slip and paint

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 35, fig. 62.
Haury 1976, P. 238, fig. 12.87.

The group of figures on this jar probably represent dancers bbedecked iwth feather headdresses.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1976

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