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jarro (pitcher)
  • Pascuala Giron Rodriguez
    active: Mexico
  • jarro (pitcher), 1989
  • Where object was made: Río Blanco, Nochixtlán District, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 22.5 x 16 x 17.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 7/8 x 6 1/4 x 6 7/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4729

The pitcher has a gobular body and a straight neck with a higher rim for the spout. The handle extends from the rim to the shoulder. The neck and the shoulder are painted red and the remainder is left the natural clay color.