Pot

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
40750
Item name
Pot 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > East Sepik Province > Angoram District > Koiwat and Kamanggaui villages
Map
Collector
Professor Robert MacLennan 
Acquisition date
June 17, 2013 
Acquisition method
Donated by MacLennan family 
Raw material
ochre, clay
Dimensions
H: 135 mm W: 285 mm L: D: 285 mm Circum:

Description

Conical ceramic pot, rounded base, convex walls; incised surface design comprised of four face-like motifs; rim has triangular pattern along circumference; painted red, white and yellow ochre; inside walls bear writing in white 636. Registration number 40750 marked in pen and tag.

Research notes

Rubina Tup? Avumba - Mak bilong haus boi design on the back side [MacLennan catalogue notes].

Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program in memory of Professor Bob MacLennan

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