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sahin (one of a set of four bowls)
  • Hawazma peoples
  • sahin (one of a set of four bowls), 1989
  • Where object was made: Kurdufān (present-day Southern or Northern Kordofan), Sudan; made in China
  • metal, enamel, paint
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 15/16 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of Barbara J. Michael
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3236.02
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This is one of a set of four metal bowls with an enamel surface.

2007.3236.02 has a white field, a light blue band near the rim, and a dark blue rim. The interior bottom is decorated with red flowers, green stems, and yellow details.