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
  • bamboo
  • Object Length/Diameter: 27 x 6.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 10 5/8 x 2 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3607

The length of bamboo is closed at both ends with natural joints. It has a small hole on one side near the end.