Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Rafaelita Espin
  • jar, late 1800s–1981
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 17 x 19 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 11/16 x 7 1/2 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4420

The globular jar has a small, wavy rim. It is light brown clay though a large portion of the pot is black due to a firing cloud.