Jar (Olla), Human Figures and Spirals

Ceramic, pigment | 24.8 x 41.9cm | A.D. 950-1150

Unknown Artist

To create red-on-buff ware, Hohokam potters from present-day south-central Arizona applied iron-based pigment on vessels constructed from tan-colored paste that naturally had brilliant flecks of mica. The lively motifs depicted on the large jars, bow...
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