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cantaro de tres asas (three handled jar)
  • Josefina Barranco Perez
    active: Mexico
  • cantaro de tres asas (three handled jar), 1989
  • Where object was made: Ocotlán de Morelos, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13 x 16 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/8 x 6 1/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4684

The black globular vessel has a short, straight neck. There are three loop handles at evenly spaced intervals. There is an incised flower design or landscape with two plants.