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Hohokam Artist

Jar, c. 700-900
Earthenware and paint
8 1/4 in. x 4 5/16 in. (21 cm x 11 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2684
Jar with Gila shoulder. Rounded base and short, wide neck with flared rim. Band of rectangles with zigzag centers on neck. Zigzag bands edged with circles with "Z" centers enclosed in red triangle. L.H.- Excellent example. Red on Hohokam buffware. Santa Cruz 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), 62, fig. 171.
Haury 1976, P. 180 and p. 246, fig. 12.99 col. 59.

Storage vessels such as this one were immense in size, often measuring three feet in diameter during the later Sacaton phase.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1979

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