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cantaro de tres asas (water jar with three handles)
  • unknown Ayuukja’ay (Highland Mixe) maker
  • cantaro de tres asas (water jar with three handles), 1989
  • Where object was made: Tamazulapan del Progreso, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 21.5 x 19.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 7/16 x 7 5/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4654

The orange jar has a slightly flared neck. There are three evenly spaced loop handles on the shoulder.