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piporro (water jug)
  • Mexico
  • piporro (water jug), late 1800s–2000
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11 x 10 x 13 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 5/16 x 3 7/8 x 5 1/8 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4749

The red pitcher has a globular body, two necks, and one wide neck with a flaring rim and a cylindrical neck with a small opening. There is the broken base of a loop handle between the necks. It is undecorated beyond the color.