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American Decorative Arts

Jar

1885–1900

Earthenware and slip

10 × 11 1/2 in. (25.4 × 29.2 cm)
Diam. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Anonymous gift in memory of Sue and Greer Allen
2017.1.1
Geography: 
Made in Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico
Culture: 
Native American, Zuni
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Sue R. Allen (1918–2011) and Greer Allen (1924–2005), New Haven, Connecticut; by descent to their son John Allen, Chicago, by 2013; given to private collection, West Haven, Connecticut, 2013; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 2017

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.