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Artist / Maker : Medina, Lois
Title : Untitled (ceramic Zia water jar)
Date (Execution) : c. 1979-1985
Geographical Origin : Zia Pueblo, Sandoval, New Mexico, United States
Cultural Group :
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Unknown ceramic; pigment
Support / Technique : thrown; coiled; sculpted; burnished; painted; fired
Object Type : jars
Visual Description : Ceramic water jar with abstract designs painted on the exterior. The designs are arranged in a pattern formation and consist primarily of curved lines, hard-edged, ambiguous shapes, stripes, animal designs, and plant designs. The colours of the bowl are orange, light orange, brown and off-white. The orange that appears on the exterior is painted while the orange that is on the interior is the natural colour of the ceramic. The texture of the jar is smooth.
Accession # : U001.11.394
Width (cm) : 30.00
Height (cm) : 37.50
Depth (cm) : 30.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :