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kora umg'ar (bowl with lid)
  • Hawazma peoples
  • kora umg'ar (bowl with lid), 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kadugli, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan; made in China??
  • metal, enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 16 x 19 cm height with lid
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/4 x 7 1/2 in height with lid
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3230.a,b
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Description

The round footed bowl (2007.3230.a) has a lid (2007.3230.b). The lid and bowl have a white field and a green band near the rim which is dark blue. Both are decorated with a red scalloped line, with red chevrons in the space below. Green circles join the scallops with the chevrons and green arches above the red between the green circles. The lid has a rim to set into the bowl and a small knob in the center.