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Collection of Three Antique Native American Pottery Jars, 19th and 20th Century

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Collection of Southwest Ollas from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Jars or Ollas such as these were used for carrying water and these were all built by hand from native clay and very finely painted with slip glazes. Overall dimensions as displayed are 16 x 40 inches. Left: Acoma, last quarter of the 19th century, 11.75 x 12.25 inches. Center: Zuni, last quarter of the 19th century, 10.5 x 12 inches. Right: Acoma, first quarter of the 20th century, 12 x 11.5 inches. Acoma Pueblo is located in New Mexico approximately 60 miles west of Albuquerque. Zuni Pueblo is in western New Mexico approximately 35 miles south of Gallup. Please contact us for individual pricing.

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  • Dimensions

    H 16 in. x W 40 in. x D 12.25 in.

    H 40.64 cm x W 101.6 cm x D 31.12 cm

  • Seller location
    Denver, CO
  • Seller reference number
    16506 16466 20990
  • Sold As
    Set of 3
  • Reference number
    LU100465937013

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