Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • jar, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 18.5 x 14.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 1/4 x 5 11/16 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4630

The cylindrical jar has a slightly enlarged body and a raised wavy ridge just below the rim. It is orange-brown with a large black firing cloud.