Item Number: FCHP218
Tribe: Cochiti Pueblo
Materials: Clay, pigments, rawhide
Description: This early Cochiti storage jar was made during Spanish colonial rule in New Mexico. Note the rawhide thong tied around the top. It may have been intended to reinforce the neck against cracking.
Dimensions: Height 17 inches
Hanson, James A., Spirits in the Arts: From the Plains and Soutwest Indian Cultures, The Lowell Press, Kansas City, 1994, pp 217
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