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Gift of Mrs. Minor C. Keith in memory of her husband
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Shoe-Shaped Jar, 1000-1520. Ceramic, 3 1/8 x 3 15/16 in. (8 x 10 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Minor C. Keith in memory of her husband, 31.1328. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.31.1328_view1.jpg)
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Small, orange ware, shoe-shaped jar with a rounded base, narrow neck, flared rim, and one handle. On the side opposite the handle, there is a modeled, appliqué animal or human figure. The handle is decorated with a small round bump. There are black fire marks around the base. The ceramic style is Sacasa.
Condition: good, the rim is chipped and there are abrasions and gouge marks on the body.
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