Pot

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Registration number
40096
Item name
Pot 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Unknown > Sepik unspecified
Map
Collector
Professor D. W. McElwain 
Acquisition date
August 16, 1996 
Acquisition method
Donated by Professor D. W. McElwain 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

A small pot, 135mm high and 85mm diameter opening, standing on a small circular base, 60mm in diameter. On opposite sides of the pot body, there are two stylised faces with protruding circular eyes and beaked noses. These facial motifs and the small circles between them are coloured white, as is the small circular base.

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