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olla (jar)
  • unknown Ayuukja’ay (Highland Mixe) maker
  • olla (jar), 1989
  • Where object was made: Tamazulapan del Progreso, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 26.5 x 29.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 10 3/8 x 11 5/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4804

The jar has a conical body and a small, flat bottom. It has a short neck with a flared rim. It is orange and slightly lopsided.