Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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water pot
  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • water pot, late 1800s–1972
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 16.5 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/2 x 4 7/8 in
  • Gift of Ann P. Schlager
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4554

The cylindrical pot has a slight constriction at the neck. There is a raised zigzag near the rim with vertical impressions. It is dark brown, but there is a very large black firing cloud.