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Catalog Number

CAS 0148-0008   CAS 0148-0008; Jar
Category Pottery; Vessels
Object Name Jar
Culture Zuni Pueblo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. New Mexico
County McKinley
Other Geographic Data Zuni Pueblo
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1880s
Collection Name N/A
Materials Clay; Natural pigments
Description Round jar with flat base and flaring lower sides, rising to a mid-level height shoulder that is encircled by a ruffled ridge; Above shoulder the sides taper inward as they rise to a wide mouth with a ruffled, everted rim; Interior and exterior are scraped smooth; Lower body below shoulder is covered with a red slip, while the exterior and upper interior portion of neck are covered with a white slip; Design field on neck is divided into two parallel bands, the lower one decorated with terraced red triangles outlined in brown and pendant from an upper brown framing line, while the upper band is decorated with smaller terraced red triangles outlined in brown and pendant from upper and lower framing lines; Ruffled ridges around shoulder and rim are painted brown.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 9.9, Max Diam = 23.6

Catalog Number CAS 0148-0009   CAS 0148-0009; Altar bowl
Category Pottery
Object Name Altar bowl
Culture Hopi-Tewa
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Arizona
County Navajo
Other Geographic Data Hopi Indian Reservation; First Mesa
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1890-1910
Collection Name N/A
Materials Clay
Description Hopi-Tewa round yellow ware bowl with rounded base and flaring sides; Rim form is straight with rounded lip; Interior and exterior are scraped smooth; Exterior is well burnished; Painted design on interior in gray, black and red consists of rectangular geometric structure (representing an altar?) with arching crescent above; 4 groups of 4 dots each line lip and solid black line with spirit break encircles inside rim.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.7, Max Diam = 23.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0148-0011   CAS 0148-0011; Jar
Category Pottery; Vessels
Object Name Jar
Culture Zuni Pueblo
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. New Mexico
County McKinley
Other Geographic Data Zuni Pueblo
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name N/A
Materials Clay
Description Round jar with flat base and flaring sides; Interior rim is decorated with a scallop design; Exterior sides have geometric designs in red and black on a white field; Underbody on exterior is red.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 11.6, Rim Diam = 6.7, Max Diam = 11.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0148-0025A,B   CAS 0148-0025A,B; Pot fragments (2)
Category Pottery; Vessels
Object Name Pot fragments (2)
Culture Melanesian
Global Region Oceania
Country Admiralty Islands
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data Island: Manus
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name N/A
Materials Clay
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = A=22.2, Width = A=19.1; B=12.7, Thickness = A=0.7; B=0.6, Length = A=7.1; B=14.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0148-0027   CAS 0148-0027; Bowl
Category Pottery; Vessels
Object Name Bowl
Culture Mohave
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. California, Arizona
County San Bernardino, CA, Mohave, AZ
Other Geographic Data unknown
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture ca. 1900
Collection Name N/A
Materials Micaceous clay; Temper
Description Large, deep bowl with rounded body, flared rim and rounded base; Paddle and anvil construction; Buff/tan clay, exterior slipped with red, interior design contains narrow horizontal and vertical bands of red and triangular pattern along up-slope and solid red in lower portion on buff/tan clay; Many large sandstone temper inclusions throughout vessel.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 15.3, Max Diam = 37.3

Catalog Number

CAS 0206-0470   CAS 0206-0470; Bowl
Category Pottery; Vessels
Object Name Bowl
Culture Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi), possibly
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Arizona, possibly
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name N/A
Materials Clay
Description
Dimensions (cm) Max Diam = 4.5, Length = 7.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0206-0473   CAS 0206-0473; Bowl
Category Pottery; Vessels
Object Name Bowl
Culture Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi), possibly
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Arizona, possibly
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name N/A
Materials Clay
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.0, Rim Diam = 2.5, Max Diam = 2.8

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0001   CAS 0216-0001; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Persian (?)
Global Region Southwest Asia
Country Iran or Iraq
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture 12th century
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 9.0, Max Diam = 5.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0007   CAS 0216-0007; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Persian (?)
Global Region Southwest Asia
Country Iran or Iraq
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture 12th century
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 5.1, Max Diam = 10.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0018   CAS 0216-0018; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture 1368-1644
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description Deep bowl shaped lamp with white "Blanc de chine" glaze from the Ming Dynasty; Rim is curved slightly inward; High wick stem, top of which is flush with lamp rim; Small round base; Except for the glaze, lamp is undecorated.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.3, Max Diam = 12.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0019   CAS 0216-0019; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture Sung Dynasty (960-1279 CE)
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 6.9, Width = 4.3, Length = 6.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0020   CAS 0216-0020; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture Sung Dynasty (960-1279 CE)
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.7, Max Diam = 9.4

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0021   CAS 0216-0021; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 1.8, Max Diam = 7.6

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0022A,B   CAS 0216-0022A,B; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze; Fiber
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.7, Max Diam = 4.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0023A,B   CAS 0216-0023A,B; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture Sung Dynasty (960-1279 CE)
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description Cup shaped oil lamp supported on hollow pedestal that tapers as it rises; Interior and exterior surfaces are covered with pale green glaze from the sung dynasty; Oil reservoir has a very short wick tubular holder located off-center in base of reservoir; Exterior of reservoir is decorated with lotus leaf pattern in shallow relief.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 5.5, Max Diam = 7.2

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0024   CAS 0216-0024; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture Sung Dynasty (960-1279 CE)
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description Two tiered oil lamp with pale green glaze from the Sung Dynasty; Inverted conical base with raised triangular pattern is hollow and supports dish shaped drip basin; Tall, tubular pedestal rises from drip basin to support smaller, but similarly shaped reservoir at top; Exterior sides of reservoir and drip basin and lower half of base are all decorated in embossed pattern of contiguous triangles.
Dimensions (cm) Height = 10.5, Max Diam = 7.4

Catalog Number CAS 0216-0025A,B   CAS 0216-0025A,B; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 20.8, Width = 10.0, Length = 10.0

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0026   CAS 0216-0026; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture Sung Dynasty (960-1279 CE)
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.1, Max Diam = 6.9

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0027   CAS 0216-0027; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture Sung Dynasty (960-1279 CE)
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 8.2, Max Diam = 10.7

Catalog Number

CAS 0216-0028   CAS 0216-0028; Lamp
Category Lamps; Pottery
Object Name Lamp
Culture Chinese
Global Region East Asia
Country China
State/Prov./Dist.
County
Other Geographic Data
Maker's Name
Date of Manufacture Late Tang Dynasty (618-907 CE) or early Sung Dynasty (960-1279 CE)
Collection Name Allen Collection of Lamps
Materials Clay; Glaze
Description
Dimensions (cm) Height = 3.5, Max Diam = 6.0
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