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jarro (pitcher)
  • Highland Mixe peoples
  • jarro (pitcher), 1989
  • Where object was made: Tierra Blanca, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 26.5 x 21 x 21.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 10 3/8 x 8 1/4 x 8 7/16 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4806
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The pitcher has a globular body and a rounded bottom. It has a short neck with a flared rim and a pour spout. The handle extends from the rim to the shoulder. It is orange but otherwise undecorated.