Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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untitled face jug
  • Lanier Meaders
    1917–1998
    born: Mossy Creek, Georgia, United States ; died: Mossy Creek, Georgia, United States ; active: United States
  • untitled face jug, circa 1967–1998
  • Where object was made: United States
  • ceramic, alkaline glazing, stone?
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 24.13 x 22.86 x 21.59 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 1/2 x 8 x 8 1/2 in
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0180
Description

Glazed dark green face jug with blue eyes and darkened irises. White, irregularly shaped teeth, possibly made from small stones, protrude from the mouth. The jug has a circular opening at the top and a single handle on the upper back area.