Water Jar

Taos Pueblo (Tu-Tah)


collected 1926

Terracotta and mica

Overall: 9 15/16 × 14 1/2 in. (25.2 × 36.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Harold Goddard Rugg, Class of 1906



Place Found: Taos Pueblo, United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view


Collected by Harold Goddard Rugg (1883-1957) in 1926; given to present collection, 1955.

This record is part of an active database that includes information from historic documentation that may not have been recently reviewed. Information may be inaccurate or incomplete. We also acknowledge some language and imagery may be offensive, violent, or discriminatory. These records reflect the institution’s history or the views of artists or scholars, past and present. Our collections research is ongoing.

We welcome questions, feedback, and suggestions for improvement. Please contact us at: Hood.Collections@dartmouth.edu