Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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covered jar with lid
  • Marjorie Faye Whitney
    born: Salina, Kansas, United States ; died: Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • covered jar with lid, 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • terracotta, glazing, earthenware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.8 x 7.3 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/16 x 2 7/8 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • On view: Kress Gallery, 407, C2
  • 1982.0143.a,b
Label Text

Small, earthenware jar with a lid. The jar is mostly unglazed on the exterior, except for a circle on the top and bottom, and a ring around the lower portion, and glazed on the interior with a turquoise blue glaze.