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patojo (duck-shaped jar)
  • Maria Rosas Adela
    active: Mexico
  • patojo (duck-shaped jar), 1989
  • Where object was made: Tamazulapan del Progreso, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 21 x 15 x 20 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 1/4 x 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4727

The jar has an offset neck. The handle is from the rim to the far side of the larger shoulder. It is orange with two sizeable firing clouds.