Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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koz (mug)
  • unknown Hawazma maker
  • koz (mug), 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kadugli, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan; made in Egypt
  • aluminum
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 10.5 x 9.5 x 13.5 cm length includes handle
    Object Height/Width/Length: 4 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 5 5/16 in length includes handle
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3226

The drinking mug has a flat bottom. The loop handle is riveted at the top and bottom. It is made of a silver tone metal.

It was used for drinking water or milk. It was used for regular household use, primarily for water or as a dipper.