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Jar Neck with Parrot Design Elements
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Cultural Period: Ancestral Puebloan, Atsinna Pueblo (A.D. 1275 – mid-1300s)
Description: Reconstructed glaze-on-cream jar neck with the rim and outside perimeter partially ground.
Barbara Mills, Professor and Chair of Anthropology at the University of Arizona notes the parrot design elements on the vessel.
Dimensions: DIAM (NECK) 7.5 CM.
Provenience: LA 99 (Atsinna Pueblo), RM 5, surface to 25 CM above floor; Floor fill.
Collection: National Park Service, El Morro.