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Salado Artist

Effigy Jar, 1300-1350
Earthenware and paint
6 1/2 x 8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in. (16.51 x 21.75 x 16.67 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American, Arizona
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P2564
Parrot effigy jar with tail and head projections. Small mouth on top of head projection. Roosevelt black on white ware, White Mountain series. Upper portion painted with a pattern of solid and hatched bands.

Grey clay, white slip, and black paint

Location is north of Miami.

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 60, fig. 159.

A piece of white cloth tape is adhered to the underside of the jar. Handwritten in black ink, it reads, "8 Miles No Miami / Alone. 2 1/2 ft deep. / AD 1200 / Edgr Simmons".

Roosevelt black-on-white style.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 6 1/2 x 8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in. (16.51 x 21.75 x 16.67 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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