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olla (jar)
  • Lucina Juarez Gutierrez
    active: Mexico
  • olla (jar), 1989
  • Where object was made: San Marcos Tlapasola, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 26 x 29 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 10 1/4 x 11 3/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4798

The large jar has a globular body, a rounded bottom, a very short neck and a flared rim. It is orange with a large black firing cloud. It is severely cracked.