Object Record

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Collection Speer Collection
Catalog Number 1999.0001.1039
Object Name Jar, Pottery
'Iipay Aa Name 'aaskay
Description Jar, ceramic -Tizon Brown Ware (earthenware); whole; fire-altered; coiled and hand built with paddle and anvil technique; low ovoid body shape with a nearly 7.5 inch diameter mouth and recurved rim with rounded lip; looks to be a storage jar; pinching marks along the rim (by maker); white accretions spotted on surface; small surface gouges and scratches on exterior; 12 inch crack (horizontally) across lower body with a 7 inch crack (vertically) to bottom of jar; small amount of rim loss.

Noted by original collector as "a perfect specimen in shape and condition."

Height: 16", Width: 14", Circumference: 45.5", Mouth diameter: 7.5", Weight: 12 lbs.
Provenance This artifact was found in Coyote Canyon 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