Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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jarro (jar with handle)
  • Highland Mixe peoples
  • jarro (jar with handle), 1989
  • Where object was made: Tierra Blanca, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 24 x 20.5 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 7/16 x 8 1/16 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4655

The orange jar has a globular, slightly lopsided body. It has a slightly flared neck with one handle from the rim to the shoulder. It is undecorated.