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Jar

Object Number:20991
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zapotec
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Oaxaca (Mexican State)
Culture Area: Central American
Locus: Between Oaxaca and Mitla
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Credit Line:Gift of Charles H. Snyder, 1898

Description

Gray ware. Globular, two-tiered and "sinched" body; flat bottom. Long, wide, almost vertical neck with wide rim. Human face in full relief on side; hands incised, feet in low relief. Oval depression in chest. Long, vertical loop handle broken off.

Bibliography:

[Article] 1898. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. I. no. No. 4. pg. 184-188 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 187View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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