Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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kubai (set of two drinking glasses)
  • unknown Hawazma maker
  • kubai (set of two drinking glasses), 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kadugli, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan; made in China
  • glass, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: each 13.5 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: each 5 5/16 x 2 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1152.01,2

This is a set of two drinking glasses, each with alternating stripes: three vertical blue stripes with a leaf design in the negative space and three vertical stripes of overlapping white circles.