Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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water container
  • unknown Ipili-Payala maker
  • water container, late 1800s–1967
  • Where object was made: Lagaip, Papua New Guinea
  • gourd
  • Object Height/Diameter: 22.5 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 7/8 x 4 5/16 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3686

The orange colored gourd has a globular bottom and straight, vertical neck.