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honey pot
  • unknown Mandingo maker
  • honey pot, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Senegal, Gambia, or Guinea-Bissau
  • ceramic, incising
  • Object Height/Diameter: 35.56 x 36.83 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 14 x 14 1/2 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.048

Round pot made from dark brown clay, with a slightly irregular shape. At the top there is a short neck that flares out slightly. Around the top of the body there are horizontal incised lines and a band of thin, irregular incised lines.