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vase with corn decoration
  • Faye Tso
    1933 or 1934–2004
    born: Coal Mine Mesa, Arizona, United States ; died: Tuba City, Arizona, United States ; active: United States
  • vase with corn decoration, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ceramic, appliqué, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 31 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 12 3/16 x 9 13/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Allan R. Cooke in memory of wife Judith M. Cooke
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0034

Jar made from reddish brown clay, with several dark firing clouds. The jar has a small flat bottom, then a low, rounded shoulder and then narrows into a wide neck. On one side there is a large ear of corn with the husks curling out on the sides and a raised band of clay incised with half circles.