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ceramic vessel with perforations
  • unknown Kotyit (Cochiti) maker
  • ceramic vessel with perforations, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 12 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 3/4 x 2 3/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4224

The ceramic vessel is in a generally cylindrical shape. The bottom is flat. There are two rows of perforations at the neck. It has a white field and a band of black triangles at the neck. It has black wavy lines and leaf shapes around the bottom portion. There is a cross-like shape at the top.