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, impressing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 33.02 x 38.1 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 13 x 15 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.005
Label Text

Large jar made from black clay. The bottom is nearly round and the body is very round with a wide shoulder, then narrowing up to the neck. Around the top of the shoulder there is a band of impressed designs of ovals that taper to a point on each side.