Large Storage Jar
Arts of the Americas
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
late 19th-early 20th century
11 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 12 1/2in. (29.8 x 31.8 x 31.8cm) (show scale)
Brooklyn Museum Collection
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She-we-na (Zuni Pueblo) (Native American). Large Storage Jar, late 19th-early 20th century. Clay, paint, 11 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 12 1/2in. (29.8 x 31.8 x 31.8cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X949.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, x949.1_bw.jpg)
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Large storage jar with round, full body, narrow shoulder and short, wide neck. Base is concave. Design is polychrome red and black on white. Two flower medallions are on opposite sides of the body connected by a scroll, in reverse white on red, strip along the middle. There are curvilinear geometric designs above and below this median strip. The body and the neck are two separate design fields. 80% of the rim is broken off.
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