Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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gourd bottle
  • Philippines
  • gourd bottle, late 1800s–1988
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • gourd
  • Object Height/Diameter: 28 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 6 1/2 in
  • Gift of the Olga E. and Lt. Colonel Raymond H. Hollis family
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3448

The bottle gourd has a globular base and the neck flares and constricts in the middle, giving an overall curvy shape.