DescriptionChupicuaro Polychrome Jar
C. 200 BC-200 AD
7" Tall x 8" Diameter
The vibrantly decorated vessel sits on a rounded base with a flaring lip and boldly painted on the creamy ground. Designs of large jagged pseudo glyphs, some in temple effigy forms, are contained within heavily banded panels with the colors alternating throughout between red and brown. The inner lip also features large stair step designs, reminiscent of a temple. Jar suffers a large fractured side and various lines stemming and is reconstructed with no repair. Quite a bold, sizable, and decorative example.
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