Tinaja Fermenting Jar


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Tinaja Fermenting Jar   (1997.15.0492)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Processing & Preparation T&E
  4. :
  5. Food Processing Equipment
Artist/Maker Amadora Aranda
Geographic Location
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

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

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