Description

    A ZIA OR TRIOS POLYCHROME STORAGE JAR
    c. 1890

    painted in deep orange and black against a white slip, with a broad band enclosing geometric motifs encircling the body, a ring of stylized avian motifs about the neck, banded orange underbody

    Provenance:
    Purchased by the current owner from Sotheby's, New York, American Indian Art,
    November 1988.

    Diameter: 9 inches


    Condition Report*:

    In overall fair to good condition.  No breaks or cracks.  One chip, approx. 1/2" in length, on the rim, among a number of smaller dings.  Surface with moderate to heavy wear, including dings and abrasions affecting the painted design.  Fire clouds and moderate soiling.  No apparent restoration.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    10th Saturday
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