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drum jar with triangles
  • Alice Cling
    born 1946
    born: Cow Springs, Arizona, United States ; active: United States
  • drum jar with triangles, 1980s–1990s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ceramic, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 25 x 19.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9 13/16 x 7 11/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Allan R. Cooke in memory of wife Judith M. Cooke
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0030

Jar made from brown clay, with mottled color and several dark firing clouds. The jar has a small flat bottom, then a low, rounded shoulder and then narrows into a wide neck. Around the shoulder is a band of large triangles, alternating up and down, impressed into the surface with small dots.