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Maricopa Artist



Jar, n.d.
Earthenware and paint
5 1/4 in. x 3 15/16 in. (13.4 cm x 10 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Hand-forming
Credit Line: Pomona College Collection
Accession Number: P1550
Polished red ware jar with a flared and scalloped rim. Decorated with black curvilinear and zigzag designs.

Materials
clay, slip and paint

Commentary
Teh Maricopa developed polished redware during the last hundred years in response to tourist trade. The curvilinear patterns of their painting are influenced by Hohokam designs.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1979

Bibliography
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 71, fig. 229.

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