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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: 6 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/8 x 8 11/16 in
  • Gift of Barbara J. Michael
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3236.04
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This is one of a set of four metal bowls with an enamel surface.

2007.3236.04 has a white field, a pink band near the rim, and a dark blue rim. There is one large red flower with a yellow center and one smaller red flower. There are dark green leaves and stems.