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beer pot
  • unknown Zulu maker
  • beer pot, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: South Africa
  • ceramic, appliqué
  • Object Height/Diameter: 22.86 x 25.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 10 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.010

Jar made from black clay. The body is nearly spherical, with a very small flat base and a large opening at the top. Near the opening there is a thin band of appliquéd clay raised in dots.