Arts of the Americas
late 19th-early 20th century
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Large water jar with high shoulder and designs of brown abstracted forms on white slip, possibly depicting paired rainbirds. The abraded rim shows evidence of use such as a hide cover stretched over the top to keep the water clean and cool. Red writing on base reads "X764."
Condition: Surface loss on neck
This item is not on view
She-we-na (Zuni Pueblo). Water Jar, late 19th-early 20th century. Clay, slip, 12 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (31.7 x 22.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X764. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, X764_edited_SL1.jpg)
overall, X764_edited_SL1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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