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Collection Speer Collection
Catalog Number 1999.0001.1065
Object Name Jar
'Iipay Aa Name 'aaskay
Description Jar, ceramic - Tizon Brown Ware (earthenware); fragmented amd reconstructed; coiled and hand built with paddle and anvil technique; low ovoid body shape and small neck opening (4 inches) and recurved rim; perhaps a water storage jar; reconstructed by Carol Serr of Mooney & Associates with an unknown adhesive; 2 large areas of loss; 2 small areas of rim loss; small round hole in upper body, crack near hole emanating up to rim; rat's nest noted as having been inside; dark patches on exterior and interior - rat urine stained; white accretions on interior and exterior; A-77 in pencil on upper body near neck.

Height: 14", Width: 12", Circumference: 40", Rim diameter: 5.25", Weight: 6 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