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Bird-Shaped Pitcher

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Clay, pigment
DIMENSIONS 5 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 7 in. (13 x 9.8 x 17.8 cm)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1903, Purchased with funds given by A. Augustus Healy and George Foster Peabody
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bird-shaped pitcher with a rounded base, an oblong body, and a narrow neck at one end, black writing on side reads "10825." The body of the vessel is decorated with black and white checkerboard designs along the wings and rows of dots along the back. Condition: Missing handle, large hole in side, two cracks in neck (possibly an old repair), surface loss
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