Arts of the Americas
On View: Arts of the Americas Galleries, 5th Floor
late 19th-early 20th century
Brooklyn Museum Collection
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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)
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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
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