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Salado Artist

Jug, 1300-1350
Earthenware and paint
4 1/2 x 5 13/16 x 5 9/16 in. (11.43 x 14.76 x 14.13 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2548
Ellipsoidal jug with a short cylindrical neck. Two three-dimensional snakes curve around upper portion to form handles. Roosevelt black on white ware, White Mountain series. Diagonally patterned geometric band on the body. Repainted.

Grey clay, white slip, and black paint

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 60 (illustrated/bw) fig. 160.

A piece of white cloth tape is adhered to the underside of the jar. Handwritten in black ink, it reads, "[Word too faint to read] / Black [word to faint to read]".

Roosevelt black-on-white style.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 5 13/16 x 5 9/16 in. (11.43 x 14.76 x 14.13 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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