Object Record

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Collection Speer Collection
Catalog Number 1999.0001.1063
Object Name Jar
'Iipay Aa Name 'aaskay
Description Jar, ceramic -Tizon Brown Ware (earthenware); fragmented and reconstructed; coiled and hand built with paddle and anvil technique; elongated oval body shape with a 5.25 inch diameter mouth and a straight rim and flat lip; storage jar; at least 8 to 10 missing pieces/holes; repair by Carol Serr at unknown date; unknown adhesive used to reconstruct vessel is apparent; one sherd has come unglued and is lying free; scratches on outer surface; three sets of repair holes drilled to tie a crack together (consistent with Native repair techniques).

According to collector's notes the jar was found in a cave on its side.

Height: 22", Width: 15", Circumference: 51", Mouth diameter: 5.25", Weight: 16.7 lbs.
Provenance This artifact was found in Vallecitos Valley, within the local San Diego County region, collected 1910-1950.
Date Late Prehistoric (1300-800YA)
Material Clay
Technique Coiled
Culture Kumeyaay / DiegueƱo
Place of Origin CA, SDI