Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sahin (bowl)
  • unknown Hawazma maker
  • sahin (bowl), 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kadugli, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan; made in China??
  • metal, enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 40 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 5/16 x 15 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3241

The metal bowl has an enamel surface. It is white with a dark blue rim, but is undecorated otherwise.

It was a multi-purpose bowl for food and washing.