Arts of the Americas
On View: Arts of the Americas Galleries, 5th Floor
late 19th-early 20th century
12 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. (31.7 x 22.2 cm)
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
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