<em>Tripod Jar</em>, 800-1550. Ceramic, 5 1/2 x 6 x 6 in. (14 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Minor C. Keith in memory of her husband, 31.1154. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.31.1154.jpg)

Tripod Jar

Medium: Ceramic

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Dimensions: 5 1/2 x 6 x 6 in. (14 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm)


Accession Number: 31.1154

Image: CUR.31.1154.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Dark brown tripod jar with solid legs, globular body; narrow neck; and flared, rolled rim. The shoulders are decorated with two strap handles with applique ridges and incised lines on opposite sides. The body of the vessel is decorated with bands of vertical incised lines and dots. The ceramic style is La CabaƱa Fine. Condition: good; the rim and base of feet are slightly chipped; there are some surface abrasions; and there is a white and red adhesive label on interior rim with number "54" written on it in black ink.

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