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Mexican
Female figure with headdress
9750 BCE
Gift of the Betty Parsons Foundation
1986/1.177

Nayarit;Mexican (Nayarit (West Coast Mesoamerican))
Figure
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
1983/2.197

Mexican
Standing Female Figure
495 – 505
Gift of Robert and Marianne Huber
1983/1.352

Malian
Ceramic Jewelry Molds (One of eighteen)
1900 – 1932
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
1983/2.225
Vase has a rounded form and a matte green glaze.  Molded and incised designs include a stylized peacock feather and zig-zag decoration on shoulder of vessel.  Overall effect is of a simplified and sophisticated form.
Rookwood Pottery
Bowl with Peacock Design
1903
Gift of G. Robina Quale-Leach
2005/2.58
Slender blue-glazed vase with a streamlined form that tapers to a base narrower than the shoulder of vessel.  The work has a modeled and stylized motif of peacock feathers.  Overall effect is of simplicity and refinement.
Rookwood Pottery
Vase
1929
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
1983/1.438
A small, thickly potted, squat, brown stoneware bowl on a wide footring and everted rim.  It has concave articulation, and brown glaze covering half the exterior and the entire interior body, with repairs.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Bowl
1100 – 1399
Gift of Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer for the James Marshall Plumer Collection
1973/2.25

Costa Rican
Small Pot
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
1983/2.208
Vessel is a tall vase with a flaring lip and a slight flaring at the base.  The overall glaze is a blue matte "vellum" glaze with underglaze decoration depicting a band of white peonies below the lip.  The lip itself modulates to a rosy pink color.
Rookwood Pottery
Vase
1909
Gift of G. Robina Quale-Leach
2005/2.59
It is a long, rectangular unglazed ceramic piece, intended to be shown in horizontal position. Two thick slabs are connected with bridges inside. The front part has almost flat surface; there is a deep cut on the left side, in which mass of worm-like inner surface can be seen. The same surface is revealed in the middle, as well as on the right edge. The top of the slab has a several shallow holes and one deep cut, inside of which has worm-like surface, as explained above. There is also a dent on the top and on the right, from which worm-like mass seems to be coming out. Reddish shadows cast on left side, in the middle, and the right. There is a patch of clay on left side near the left cut. The bottom is flat.
Yagi Kazuo (Japanese (culture or style))
Ceramic Sculpture
1953 – 1963
Museum Purchase
1963/2.73

Mexican;Zapotec
Seated figure
795 – 805
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern
1983/1.356

Panamanian;Coclé
Shallow Dish on a Pedestal
1100 – 1500
Museum Purchase
1982/2.48
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