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Covered Jar

Artist: Warren Mackenzie

Copyright: Warren Mackenzie

Date: 1985
Dimensions:
Overall (G99.6.48.1-2): 31.7 x 0.8 cm (12 1/2 x 5/16 in.)
Medium: Stoneware, wood-fired Shino glaze
Credit Line: Gift of Aaron Milrad in memory of Bella and Joseph Milrad
Origin:United States, Missouri, Kansas City
Object number: G99.6.48.1-2
DescriptionThrown reduction fired covered jar, with decorative lines are cut into clay diagonally at the shoulder. The top of the shoulder is delineated with a groove. It is shaped like a Japanese hat with an indentation instead of a knob of finial. It is matt with gold glaze and is rusty brown. It is thumb trimmed with marks of the cutting wire in the base.