Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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large jar
  • Taller de Dona Rosa
  • large jar, 1989
  • Where object was made: San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 43 x 35 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 16 7/8 x 13 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4930
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The large globular jar has a short and very narrow neck with a flared lip. It is glossy black but undecorated otherwise. It has a rounded bottom.

This shape reflects the shape of a mescal jar.