Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sharagharaq (coffee maker)
  • Hawazma peoples
  • sharagharaq (coffee maker), 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kadugli, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan
  • tin
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 9.5 x 11 x 29 cm length is handle to spout;width is diameter at top of can; height to top of handle
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3 3/4 x 4 5/16 x 11 3/8 in length handle to spout;width at top of can;height to top of handle
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1249

The basin is an old can with a small rectangle cut into it. A spout is attached at the rectangle and a hollow handle of rolled metal is attached at the opposite side.