Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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water pot
  • unknown Dogon maker
  • water pot, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Mali
  • ceramic, impressing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 27.94 x 36.83 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11 x 14 1/2 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.046

Pot made from light brown clay. The shape is rounded with an opening at the top with a lip, but no neck. The exterior has been impressed with an all-over "woven" texture.