Description

    A ZUNI POLYCHROME FROG EFFIGY JAR
    c. 1890

    painted in deep red and black over a white slip, with a series of four butterflies, alternating with spotted frogs modeled in relief, dark brown underbody

    Diameter: 15 inches





    Condition Report*:

    In overall good condition. Four cracks descending from the rim: two approx. 2"; one approx. 3 1/2"; and one approx. 9 1/2" in length with adjacent chip, approx.. 1" in length. One frog's head missing. Surface with moderate to heavy wear to the slip. Some dings and abrasions affecting the painted design. No apparent restoration.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    16th Friday
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