Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beer pot
  • unknown Zulu maker
  • beer pot, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: South Africa
  • ceramic, appliqué
  • Object Height/Diameter: 39 x 44 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 15 3/8 x 17 5/16 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.001
Label Text

Rounded ceramic pot made from dark brown to black clay. The pot is small at the bottom, has a large rounded body, and an opening at the top with no neck. Around the top half of the pot there are appliquéd designs made from small circles of clay, arranged in a zig zag pattern.