Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Lobi maker
  • pot, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Burkina Faso
  • ceramic, impressing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 43.18 x 38.1 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 17 x 15 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.053
Label Text

Dark brown pot with a rounded bottom and a short, flared neck. Around the widest part of the pot there are designs impressed into the surface with small dots. There is a horizontal band and above that there are half circles extending up from it. In between the half circles there are stacked diamonds. In one area there is an asymmetrical, pointed shape that extends down from the horizontal band.