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Salado Artist

Effigy Jar, c. 1250-1500
Earthenware and paint
4 3/8 x 8 1/8 x 7 in. (11.11 x 20.64 x 17.78 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2880
Ovoid effigy jar with wide, sloping neck. Projections of bird head and tail. Patterned black and white squares on red. Tonto Polychrome.

clay, slip and paint

Site: Wheat Field Ruins, 12 mi. North of Miami, Arizona

A piece of white cloth tape is affixed to the underside. Handwritten in black ink, it reads, "12 Miles / South / Miami".

A torn piece of paper inside the jar is handwritten in graphite, "Wheat fields ruin - 12 miles from / Miami - North". Signed, "Bond[?]".

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  • Overall Dimensions: 4 3/8 x 8 1/8 x 7 in. (11.11 x 20.64 x 17.78 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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