Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Igbo maker
  • pot, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Nigeria
  • ceramic, pigment
  • Object Height/Diameter: 22.22 x 20.32 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 8 3/4 x 8 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.039
Label Text

Pot made from very light brown clay. The body is rounded and there is a short, flared neck at the top. The exterior is decorated with long thin splashes of brown pigment in different directions. There is a dark brown edge on the rim and a large black firing cloud on one side.