Tinaja Fermenting Jar

1997.15.0492

Photo of Tinaja Fermenting Jar

Detailed Images

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Tinaja Fermenting Jar   (1997.15.0492)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Materials T&E : Food Processing & Preparation T&E : Food Processing Equipment
Artist/Maker Amadora Aranda
Geographic Location America, South, Ecuador, Sarayacu, Sarayaquillu
Period/Date 1972
Culture Canelos Quichua

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 47.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 45.0 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight waived g
Measuring Remarks This object was too heavy to weigh with the NH scale.
Materials Ceramic, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Painting, Rubbing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Whitten, Norman and Dorothea. From Myth to Creation: Art from Amazonian Ecuador. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1988. P. 19.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Norman E. and Dorothea S. Whitten
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.