Handbuilt in setions. Terra sigillata, organic materials (e.g. straw, garbage), coal and copper oxide were used as coloring agents. The piece was fired to cone 01 (2000 F) in salt/soda/carbon atmosphere.
The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on a Nikon Coolscan 4000 film scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension. A 300 ppi JPEG file limited to 1024 pixels on the long dimension was then added to the CONTENTdm database.