Description

    Casas Grandes Polychrome Pottery Jar
    Circa 1200-1450 AD
    Height 8 in. Diameter 7 3/4 in.

    This classic jar features a round base, short flaring sides, a tapering body, and slightly flared rim. The vessel is painted with two design bands in red and black against a tan slip. The lower band is decorated in a step pattern and long diagonal lines with fine line painting. The upper band repeats the fine diagonal line pattern.

    Provenance
    Bonhams and Butterfields, Sale 7437E, Lot 5320, June 9, 2003.





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    September, 2006
    29th Friday
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