Storage Jar, no date

  • Zuni, Native American

Clay and powdered gypsum

  • Framed: Overall: 12 × 16 inches (30.5 × 40.6 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

99.5B4358

On View

  • Native American S130

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Storage
  • Geometric patterns
  • Zuñi
  • Polishing
  • Firing (heating)
  • Clay
  • Gypsum
  • Pottery
  • Figures (representations)
  • Jar
  • Olla
  • New mexico
  • Animals
  • Horse

Provenance

between 1871-1895, acquired by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907; Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1907-present, bequest to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Zuni, Native American, Storage Jar, no date, clay and powdered gypsum. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 99.5B4358.