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ongkop (container with lid)
  • Maranao peoples
  • ongkop (container with lid), late 1800s–1959
  • Where object was made: Lanao del Sur, Philippines
  • brass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 40 x 25.5 cm height with lid
    Object Height/Diameter: 15 3/4 x 10 1/16 in height with lid
  • Gift of Charles K. Warriner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3031.a,b
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The round footed vessel (2007.3031.a) has a lid (2007.3031.b). The vessel is decorated with three bands of raised triangles, separated by bands of short vertical lines. It has a very short stem, and the foot is decorated with two bands of raised triangles. There is a lip at the top to sit into the lid. The lid is a wide cone with a tapered knob at the apex. It is decorated with three bands of raised triangles, separated with bands of short vertical lines.