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“The Leaning Pitcher”: Early Zuni Polychrome cup with Ethnographic Use, c. 1880

$850.00

This early Zuni tall cup features minimal design, probably made then for home use rather that decorated more abundantly to sell. It been worn and used; it is warm and satisfying, less a showcase piece; more a quiet and humble example that probably served soup or water or milk to a family for for many years.

Condition is excellent and unrestored with surface wear; just enough for warmth; minimal paint wear.

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