Description

    A Casas Grande Polychrome Jar
    c. 1100 - 1400 AD

    clay, paint

    Provenance:
    From the Estate of Liz Claiborne and Arthur Ortenberg

    Read more about the Liz Claiborne and Arthur Ortenberg Collection here.



    Diameter: 10 ¼ inches






    Condition Report*:

    In overall very good condition. No breaks or cracks. One shallow chip, approx. ¾" in length, on the rim. Surface with usual wear, including abrasions and dings. Paint retouched.  Pencil inscriptions, 14th Century and $150.00, on the bottom. Adhesive panel affixed to the bottom. No apparent restoration.    

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    July, 2016
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