Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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water jar
  • Apache peoples
  • water jar, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plant fiber, gum resin, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 14 x 15 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/2 x 5 7/8 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2357

The bulbous jar has a slightly flared neck, a flat bottom, and is covered in a red-brown resin for waterproofing.