Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Tutsi maker
  • vase, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Rwanda
  • ceramic, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 22.86 x 17.78 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9 x 7 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.032

Vase made from dark brown ceramic with reddish brown mottling. The bottom of the vase is very rounded and the neck is very long and thin, flaring out at the opening. At the base of the neck there are two thin bands of crosshatched lines and a band of incised half circles in between.