Description

    TWO ZUNI POLYCHROME JARS
    c. 1945 and 1910

    each painted in red and dark brown over a white slip, the first, with a series of four feather arches, each enclosing a heartline deer with its head turned back, surmounted by a collar of solid and hatched motifs, dark brown underbody; the second, with solid and hatched motifs beneath the fluted rim, dark brown underbody

    Diameters: 9 inches and 5 inches


    Estimate: $800 - $1,200.

    Condition Report*:

    The first, in overall good condition.  One crack, approx. 3 1/4" in length, descending from the rim.  Surface with usual wear, including dings and abrasions affecting the painted design.  Crazing and light soiling present.  No apparent restoration.  The second, in overall fair condition.  Two cracks, each approx. 1 1/2" in length, descending from the rim.  Surface with a couple of dings, some crazing and light soiling.  no apparent restoration.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    3rd Friday
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