Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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patojo (duck-shaped jar)
  • unknown Ayuukja’ay (Highland Mixe) maker
  • patojo (duck-shaped jar), 1989
  • Where object was made: Tamazulapan del Progreso, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 22 x 18 x 26 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 5/8 x 7 1/16 x 10 1/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4650

The orange jar has an offset neck. The loop handle extends from the flared rim to the shoulder. It has a black firing cloud on the top.