Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small jar
  • unknown Acoma maker
  • small jar, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.5 x 8.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 15/16 x 3 3/8 in
  • Gift of James K. Allen
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4545

The small jar has a globular body and a straight neck. The neck is decorated with black and white checkerboard. The body is white with three repeats of a black and white striped triangle with a red oval and two black semicircles.