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uphiso (beer pot)
  • unknown Zulu maker
  • uphiso (beer pot), 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: South Africa
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Diameter: 38.73 x 35.56 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/4 x 14 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.003
Label Text

Large jar made from black clay. There is a small, flat bottom, then a very wide, round shoulder. At the top there is a neck that flares out with straight sides.