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drum jar with convex base
  • Alice Cling
    born 1946
    born: Cow Springs, Arizona, United States ; active: United States
  • drum jar with convex base, 1980s–1990s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ceramic, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 24.5 x 14.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9 5/8 x 5 11/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Allan R. Cooke in memory of wife Judith M. Cooke
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0028

Large vase made from dark brown clay. The bottom is very small and rounded, then the body flares out slightly then back inward to a wide neck. Near the top rim there is a raised band of clay with diagonal lines incised into it.