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olla (small jar)
  • Josefina Barranco Perez
    active: Mexico
  • olla (small jar), 1989
  • Where object was made: San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 11.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 5/16 x 4 1/2 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4685

The small glossy black jar has a globular body and a short neck with a flared rim. It is undecorated.

It was used for drinking aguita.