<em>Shoe-Shaped Jar</em>, 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)

Shoe-Shaped Jar

Medium: Ceramic

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Dimensions: 3 1/8 x 3 15/16 in. (8 x 10 cm)


Accession Number: 31.1328

Image: CUR.31.1328_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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