Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Igbo maker
  • bowl, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Nigeria
  • ceramic, appliqué
  • Object Height/Width: 15.24 x 17.78 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 x 7 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.038
Label Text

Small bowl made from brown clay. The bowl is rounded, with a small opening with no neck, off-center at the top of the bowl. Next to the opening is a clay figure, possibly representing a crocodile, that has been appliquéd to the surface. The head is large and the body is made from small circles of clay.