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Culture:Native American; Likely a Tohono O'odham imitation of Hohokam Culture (500-1450) pottery.
Title:Deep Jar
Date Made:1880-1920
Materials:unslipped clay with delineated neck ring
Place Made:United States; Southern Arizona; Northern Sonora; Mexico
Measurements:2 9/16 x 2 3/8 in. diameter body; 6.5088 x 6.0325 cm
Accession Number:  SC 1984.35.36
Credit Line:Transfer from Smith College Science Center
Museum Collection:  Smith College Museum of Art

This cream colored jar features red spirals on its base. Like other Tohono O'odham (formerly Papago) vessels, the jar leaves much white space and uses red paint sparingly. AP2018


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