Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Tina Garcia
    1957–2005, active 1980–2005
    born: Oregon, United States ; active: United States
  • jar, circa 1993
  • Where object was made: Santa Clara Pueblo or Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico, United States
  • ceramic, burnishing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 27 x 20.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 10 5/8 x 8 1/16 in
  • Gift of Hugh J. Zimmer
  • Not on display
  • 2017.0135

Large jar made from red clay that has been burnished to a shiny surface. The bottom of the vase is rounded and there is a long neck at the top that has swirling, indented lines that extend to just below the rim. The rim flares out and has a ruffled shape.