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olla (cooking pot)
  • Irene Paz
    active: Mexico
  • olla (cooking pot), 1989
  • Where object was made: Atzompa, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 20 x 22.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 7/8 x 8 7/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4730

The orange jar has a globular body and a short straight neck. It has a slightly flared rim. The interior has a green glaze, and a bit spilled on the exterior neck.