Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Virginia T. Romero
    born: Taos Pueblo, New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States ; died: Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • jar, 1973
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, mica
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10.5 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 1/8 x 4 7/8 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4084

The small light brown jar has a wide mouth. The shoulder is decorated with a band of depressed vertical marks. Micaceous clay gives it a sparkly appearance.