Fragment of Jar

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access, which will be incrementally released over time. On November 1, 2022, “My Collection” sets will be discontinued and no longer available. If you have “My Collection” sets you wish to preserve, we encourage you to print the sets, save as a PDF, or otherwise make your own copies of important information for your future reference.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Fragment of Jar
Accession Number: 
Overall Dim (max): 4 cm; Estimate Bottom of Neck Diam: about 5 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Jar. Almost colorless, with yellowish tinge; decorated in brownish yellow. Blown; stained. Fragment of jar. Bottom of neck probably vertical; shoulder (Th. 0.1 cm) slopes, with slightly convex profile. Decorated on outside: at junction of neck and shoulder, one horizontal stripe; on shoulder, continuous scroll enlivened with dots and other small elements.
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source