Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Azande maker
  • bottle, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • ceramic, incising, impressing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 27.94 x 17.78 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 7 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.029
Label Text

Bottle made from light gray clay with very thick walls. The bottom is nearly spherical and the neck has very straight sides. The bottom has very deep impressed lines in large scroll shapes and very small impressed dots. Around the neck there are bands of parallel lines, impressed textures, and incised half circles.