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Red Mesa Black-on-white Jar, Alternate View
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Cultural Period: Ancestral Puebloan (A.D. 850 – 1100)
Description: Jar with opposed vertical handles at the neck.
Barbara Mills, Professor and Chair of Anthropology at the University of Arizona, identified this jar as an early Red Mesa Black-on-white.
Provenience: In or near El Morro National Monument.
Collection: National Park Service, El Morro.