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Salado Artist

Jar, c. 1250-1500
Earthenware and paint
4 3/16 x 5 15/16 x 5 15/16 in. (10.64 x 15.08 x 15.08 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2786
Compressed hemispherical jar with wide mouth. Black and white fret on red. Black and white horizontal band below red rim. Tonto polychrome.

clay, slip and paint

A piece of yellowed paper is affixed to the underside. Handwritten in brown ink, it reads, "Gila Polychrome / Tonto / Red White Black".

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  • Overall Dimensions: 4 3/16 x 5 15/16 x 5 15/16 in. (10.64 x 15.08 x 15.08 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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