Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Frafra maker
  • pot, 1925–1990
  • Where object was made: Ghana
  • ceramic, appliqué, impressing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 41 x 42 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 16 1/8 x 16 1/2 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • PG2008.054
Label Text

Pot made from light tan clay that has a rounded bottom, wide shoulder, and a short, narrow neck. Around the shoulder, there are appliquéd designs of standing human figures with long arms held out by their sides, and in between the humna figures there are wavy representations of snakes.