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Decorated Pitcher, Black Mesa Black on White

Arts of the Americas

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Pottery, pigment
DATES probably 875-1130
PERIOD Pueblo I-II
DIMENSIONS 6 1/2 x 3 1/2in. (16.5 x 8.9cm)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 03.325.10780
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1903, Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy and George Foster Peabody
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION This pitcher has a broken handle. The interior is plain while the exterior has a black on white quadrilateral design, which is composed of negative triangles in a scroll form. The remaining areas are hatched.There are a few small chips in the rim.
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